Course - Blended Online MHFA Community - 29th-30th Sep - Online | Mental Health First Aid
Blended Online MHFA Community
The Blended Online MHFA Community Course is adapted from the Standard Mental Health First Aid Course for adults and teaches participants how to assist a friend, family member, or other members of the community who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.

Course Dates

29/09/2020 - 30/09/2020

Registration Status: Registration Open
Course State: Completed
Max Participants: 12

Price

$205 - Component 1 Elearning $55 (including GST) - Payable to MHFAA/Component 2 Instructor Led $150 (GST exclusive) - Payable to Phynix Initiative

Sessions Dates & Times

10.30 am to 1.30 pm both days

To register for this MHFA Course, please contact:

Name: 
Tammie Horton
Phone: 
1300749649

Additional Information

Please click here for tickets - https://www.trybooking.com/eventlist/phynixinitiativeevents or contact Tammie direct for bank transfer or invoicing info@phynixinitiative.com.au

Course Component 1 – Self-paced interactive eLearning (5-7 hours) - THIS MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO COMPONENT 2

The eLearning course component presents an overview of mental health problems and mental health crises.

Developing mental health problems covered include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety problems
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use problems

Mental health crises covered:

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use
  • Aggressive behaviour

Course Component 2 – Instructor-led video conferencing (2 x 2.5-hour sessions) - via ZOOM

Course Component 2 – Instructor-led video conferencing sessions (2 x 2.5 hours) follows the completion of Course Component 1 – eLearning. Course Component 2 provides course participants with an opportunity to revise content covered in the self-paced eLearning program and to consolidate the application of this content with the development of practical skills in a group environment online.

Course Component 2 provides participants with the opportunity to:

  • Revise the eLearning content and the MHFA Action Plan
  • Clarify any points of uncertainty remaining after completion of the eLearning modules
  • Apply the MHFA Action Plan to relevant scenarios
  • Discuss and reflect 'a where to from now' in using mental health first aid skills
  • Develop a self-care plan to maintain good mental health.

Venue

Online
Online
Online ACT 2611
Australia

Instructor