Mental Health First Aid

BECOME A STANDARD MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AIDER

PRACTICAL FIRST AID SKILLS AND BENEFITS

Learn practical skills to support friends, family members

and others in our community with a mental health problem.

Make a real difference to people’s wellbeing.

  • Recognise common mental health problems
  • Provide initial help using a practical, evidence-based Action Plan
  • Seek appropriate professional help
  • Respond in a crisis situation
  • Improve your Knowledge of mental illnesses, treatments and first aid actions.
  • Increase your Confidence in providing first aid so you can support others; and
  • Decreases stigmatising attitudes

Training includes:

  • MHFA Manual
  • Morning & Afternoon Tea, and Lunch on both Days
  • Mental Health First Aid Certificate of Accreditation on
    Completion of the online assessment

Upcoming Trainings

Cost: $150 per participant- partially funded by WACHS

Dates

12th and 13th October

7th and 8th December

Contact detail: coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au

Training Facilitated By Robyn Hunt & Sarah Collins

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID in the WORKPLACE BLENDED

This course is for workplaces that require flexibility in delivery of training.

Blended Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace is a combination of:

Online interactive self-paced eLearning that presents
an overview of mental health problems and mental health crises.

Followed By

Training includes:

  • MHFA Manual
  • Morning Tea
  • Mental Health First Aid Certificate of Accreditation on
    Completion of the online assessment

Payable by direct payment, details on invoice – to be negotiated  with individual business. Enquiries to coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au

Available to business as required

Contact detail: coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au

Training Facilitated By Robyn Hunt & Sarah Collins

The Standard MHFA Refresher Course

4 hour face-to-face course

Allow people who have previously completed the Standard MHFA course to refresh their knowledge and skills.

This course offers an opportunity for Accredited MHFAiders to extend their accreditation for a further 3 years

Training includes:

  • The Standard Mental Health First Aid Manual
  • Morning Tea
  • Mental Health First Aid Certificate of Accreditation on Completion of the online assessment

Cost: $75 per participant (Concession Rates Available)

Payable by direct payment, details on invoice

Upcoming Trainings

No Dates set as yet . Please forward expressions of interest to

Contact detail: coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au

Training Facilitated By Robyn Hunt & Sarah Collins

Mental Health First Aid for the Suicidal Person

Do you know how to help someone that is feeling suicidal?

Identify warning signs of suicide

Improve your confidence in having that conversation

Safely have a conversation

Confidently support a person in crisis

Training includes:

  • The Standard Mental Health First Aid Manual
  • Morning Tea
  • Mental Health First Aid Certificate of Accreditation on Completion of the online assessment

Cost: $50 per participant (Concession Rates Available)

Payable by direct payment, details on invoice

Upcoming Trainings

Next Courses:

9th November 2020

Contact detail: coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au

Training Facilitated By Robyn Hunt & Sarah Collins