Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Courses – Standard and Refresher

BECOME A MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AIDER to support friends, family members, colleagues and others

About 1 in 5 Australian adults experience a common mental illness each year. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training will teach you practical skills to support someone with a mental health problem. Make a real difference to people in your community.

The benefits of completing the course include:

  1. Knowledge – Improves knowledge of mental illnesses, treatments and first aid actions
  2. Confidence – Increases confidence in providing first aid.
  3. De-Stigmatising – Decreases stigmatising attitudes.
  4. Support – Increases the support provided to others.

Ken is an accredited and very experienced Mental Health First Aid facilitator of the 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course and the 4 Hour Refresher course. This teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis.

He is available to deliver these courses across Perth and Western Australia.

Please get in touch with Ken if you are interested in more information or if you would like to attend. The feedback from courses has been very positive, with many indicating that this information is fundamental and should be mandatory for everyone.

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