Mental Health First Aid - eLearning component - Australian residents only
Module 1: eLearning
Mental Health First Aid unit and covers depression, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, psychosis and substance use problems. A range of crises are reviewed from suicidal thoughts and behaviours, self injury, panic attacks, traumatic events, acute effects from substance use, psychotic states to aggressive behaviours. You will gain an understanding of the signs and symptoms of the mental health challenges that far too many of us most cope with in society today, whether directly or indirectly, as well as understand the support that has been shown to be effective in research. You will receive a text book by post, the course is run online privately via a highly specialised mental health organisation.
MHFA Accreditation information - Contact the office
Increasingly workplaces across Australia are investing in staff being training in mental health, in fact some workplaces now require it. A unique session offered face-to-face online via Zoom you'll review your prior learning and explore each area in detail with case studies and experiential learning. Health First Aiders are eligible to be appointed as Mental Health First Aid Officers in the workplace. Read more about the MHFAider Program. You will be require to have a valid eLearning MHFA certificate on the date of the Accredited session.
Contact the office if you would like to discuss an online small group accreditation session (valid only until 30/12/2109)