Empowered Lives offers Mental Health First Aid
Australia’s Standard Mental Health First Aid Course
The Standard Mental Health First Aid will give you the skills and confidence to support a friend, family member or colleague. You will learn how to assist an adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using a practical, evidence-based action plan.
Become an Accredited Mental Health First Aider
Flexibly Delivered to Meet Your Needs
Designed By Experts
This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.
Backed By Evidence
Research has shown that training in Mental Health First Aid results in better knowledge, attitudes and decreases the stigma around mental illness.
Mental Health Problems Covered
Depression & Anxiety
Substance Use Problems
Mental Health Crisis Situations Covered
Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviours
Severe Effects of Drug & Alcohol Use
Severe Psychotic States
Problems Aggressive Behaviour
By Completing Mental Health First Aid Training You Will:
Increase your knowledge of mental health issues.
Understand how mental ill-health impacts people's physical health, relationships, work or study.
Learn how to identify signs of mental ill-health.
Know where to find resources and services.
Be able to encourage people to seek professional help early.
Help challenge the stigma associated with mental illness.
Have more confidence to help in mental health crisis.
Make a difference to someone that is living with a mental illness.
Standard Mental Health First Aid is an internationally recognised course and is accredited worldwide by Mental Health First Aid Australia.
Empowered Lives runs Standard Mental Health First Aid in a variety of locations, on weekdays, weekends, and evenings. The course cost includes the 12-hour course, manual, and refreshments.
For more information about Mental Health First Aid Australia visit their website.
I highly recommend the Mental Health First Aid course, as it made a perfect addition to my Certificate IV in Mental Health which I completed a few months earlier.
MHFA course helped me further by developing my skills and learning guidelines that covered a number of mental health problems and crises that I will be able to practically implement though out my life and future career in the industry.
BOOK MHFA Course TODAY…
I assure you won’t ever regret being better equipped with the tools to help people with mental health problems.
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If you are experiencing a mental health crisis - please call NSW Mental Health Line on 1800 011 511, or Lifeline Telephone 24-Hour Crisis Support on 13 11 14
For emergencies call 000 or visit your nearest hospital