Edition 4 Youth MHFA Manual (2017) | Mental Health First Aid


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The Youth MHFA manual is designed for Australian adults to learn how to how to offer appropriate initial assistance to an adolescent who is developing a mental health problem or is in a mental health crisis. The developing mental health problems covered include depression, anxiety problems, eating disorders, psychosis and substance use problems. The mental health crises covered are: suicidal thoughts and behaviours, non-suicidal self-injury, panic attacks, reactions following a traumatic event, severe psychotic states, severe effects from substance use and aggressive behaviours. The giving of mental health first aid is most relevant in situations when it is first becoming apparent to others that an adolescent in their family or social or educational setting is developing a mental health problem.