Mental Health First Aid

 

Designed for

Mental Health First Aid is for Workplace supervisors, managers and first aid officers.

Mental Health First Aid Course overview

This 2 day course is based on the International Mental Health First Aid guidelines and teaches employees how to assist colleagues, direct reports or others in the workplace than may have developed a mental health illness or are experiencing a mental health crisis.

Learning outcomes

Developing mental health problems covered are: depression, anxiety problems, psychosis, substance use problems.

Mental health crisis situations covered are: suicidal thoughts and behaviours, non-suicidal self-injury (sometimes called deliberate self-harm), panic attacks, traumatic events, severe effects of drug or alcohol use, severe psychotic states, aggressive behaviours.