Course - Blended Online MHFA Financial Service Professionals - 13th-13th Jul - Not limited to | Mental Health First Aid
Blended Online MHFA Financial Service Professionals
The Blended Online MHFA for Financial Services Professionals course teaches professionals how to assist a co-worker or person in financial distress who is developing a mental health problem or in a crisis. It comprises an eLearning component and an instructor-led component.

Course Dates

13/07/2021 - 13/07/2021

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

Price

Please contact Caroline directly for details

Sessions Dates & Times

10.00am - 12.30pm AEST AND 2.00pm - 4.30pm AEST ------ Attendance is required for BOTH sessions

To register for this MHFA Course, please contact:

Name: 
Caroline Haines - Principal Master Instructor
Phone: 
0468 473 529

Additional Information

Corporate groups as well as individuals are welcome to attend.

This course is offered in a blended format consisting of self-paced eLearning modules (6-8 hours) followed by an instructor-led component (2 x 2.5 hrs sessions delivered via Zoom video conferencing).

Course component 1 – Self-paced interactive eLearning which MUST be completed before attending the Zoom sessions.

Course participants will receive and introduction to mental health, mental health problems and Mental Health First Aid. Each module will cover statistics and facts about the particular mental health problem, how to recognise the signs that someone may be experiencing a mental illness and how to apply the MHFA Action Plan.

Developing mental health problems covered:

Depression

Anxiety problems

Psychosis

Substance use problems

Mental health crises covered:

Suicidal thoughts and behaviours

Panic attacks

Traumatic events

Severe psychotic states

Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use

Aggressive behaviours

Course component 2 - Instructor-led video conferencing (2 x 2.5 hour sessions)

This course component allows participants the opportunity to revise and consolidate practical skills in a group environment. The video conferencing component will be provided once participants have completed the eLearning component of the Blended Online MHFA for Financial Services Professionals course.

The training delivered via Zoom will include revision and application of knowledge and skills learnt in the eLearning component. The video conferencing includes large and small group activities, providing participants with the opportunity to:

Revise the eLearning content and clarify any points of uncertainty remaining after completion of the eLearning modules

Apply the MHFA Action Plan to relevant scenarios for financial services professionals

Develop a self-care plan to maintain good mental health

Review a range of resources that a mental health first aider could refer someone to when providing mental health first aid.

This course is also available throughout the year upon request.

Rejuvenating Spirits is a business registered as being COVID Safe.

Venue

All States & Territories Via Zoom - This course is also available all year round upon request
Enrolments taken from all over Australia
Not limited to NSW 2300
Australia

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