Standard Mental Health First Aid
Standard Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training helps mobilise and empower adults in the workplace and community by equipping them with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to recognise, understand and respond to another adult experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis.
Duration: 2 days
Delivery Mode: Face to Face
This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.
What the course covers:
Standard Mental Health First Aid is an education course that teaches adults about the signs and symptoms of common and disabling mental health problems in other adults, including mental health crisis situations.
Topics covered include depression, anxiety, panic attacks, suicidal thoughts and behaviours.
You will learn how and where to get help when a person is developing a mental illness, what help research has shown to be effective and how to provide first aid in crisis situations.