Course - Standard MHFA - 2nd-3rd Aug - Canberra | Mental Health First Aid
Standard MHFA
The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis.

Course Dates

02/08/2021 - 03/08/2021

Registration Status: Closed/Full
Course State: Completed
Max Participants: 22

Price

$0 subsidised by RSL

Sessions Dates & Times

Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd August 2021 9am to 5pm both days Lunch and morning/afternoon tea provided

To register for this MHFA Course, please contact:

Name: 
OPEN ARMS
Phone: 
1800 011 046

Additional Information

** THIS IS A MHFA COURSE BEING HOSTED BY OPEN ARMS FOR SOLDIER ON CLIENTS **

A national educational workshop to help you learn practical skills for helping a family member, friend, co-worker or other person who is experiencing mental health problems.

Learn how to listen and respond to someone with a mental health problem, even if they are experiencing a crisis.

Help someone access the support they might need as part of their recovery journey. Actively reduce stigma in the veteran community, by responding appropriately to myths and misunderstandings about mental illness.

Developed by Mental Health First Aid Australia this course will be delivered by Stacey Bout (an Open Arms qualified instructor with lived experience in the Veteran and Defence community).

Attendance at both days is essential for accreditation.

Who can attend: Anyone concerned about family, friends, colleagues or others in the veteran community experiencing common mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, psychosis or substance abuse problems.

Additional information is available at the Open Arms website and you can register your interest to attend directly: https://www.openarms.gov.au/get-support/treatment-programs-and-workshops...

Venue

Soldier On Canberra
TBC
Canberra ACT 2600
Australia

Instructor