Course - Youth MHFA - 29th-30th Sep - Port Macquarie | Mental Health First Aid
Youth MHFA
The Youth Mental Health First Aid course is for adults working or living with adolescents (those aged between 12 and 18 years), however, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older. This course is particularly suitable for parents, school staff, sports coaches, and youth workers.

Course Dates

29/09/2021 - 30/09/2021

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



Sessions Dates & Times

Wednesday 29th September 9-5pm (including breaks) Thursday 30th September 9-5pm (including breaks)

To register for this MHFA Course, please contact:

Natalie Clapoudis

Additional Information

Youth Mental Health First Aid is a 14-hour course that teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adolescents who are developing a mental illness, are experiencing an ongoing mental illness and/or are experiencing a mental health crisis.

The course provides statistics and information about the following mental illnesses: depression, anxiety problems, eating disorders, psychosis and substance use problems. The course also provides information in how to support and assist young people in the following mental health crises: suicidal thoughts and behaviours, non-suicidal self-injury, traumatic events, severe psychotic states and aggressive behaviours.

The course will be run on over two consecutive days. Minimum numbers need to be achieved for course to proceed. Confirmation email with details of venue and other course information will be sent two weeks prior to the course commencing. Course cost includes manual. Please bring your own lunch, drinks and snacks.

To register:


Port Macquarie- Venue TBC
Port Macquarie- Venue TBC
Port Macquarie NSW 2444