01/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
Sessions Dates & Times
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This is a 12 hour face to face course delivered in 3 hour blocks over 4 weeks. This training is a community based collaboration between Beehive Training Solutions and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. This internationally recognised course was developed at the Centre for Mental Health Research at the Australian National University and is now delivered across 25 countries globally. Content covered includes: • Understanding mental health, including diagnoses, prevalence and common misconceptions • Symptoms and causes of depression, anxiety, psychosis and substance misuse. • How to provide initial support to adults who maybe experiencing a mental health crisis. • Crisis First Aid for: suicidal behaviour, panic attacks, aggressive behaviour, self harm, acute psychosis. • Responding to the effects of Traumatic events and drug and alcohol misuse. The $30 fee is a resource fee only. The venue is being provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints and its buildings, grounds and surroundings are smoke free. Certificate of attendance and opportunity to be accredited nationally valid for 3 years. In order to receive a certificate of participation participants must attend all four sessions. Following completion of all four sessions participants will be given the option to complete accreditation to become a Mental Health First Aider accredited by Mental Health First Aid Australia.