Mental Health First Aid Training (two days) | Wollongong

09:00 am 29th February 2024

Illawarra Shoalhaven
Provider training

Details

The Mental Health First Aid Training provides an overview of mental illnesses, risk factors, prevalence and impact.

This is a free two-day training course from 9-4pm on 29 February - 1 March 2024, facilitated by Nina Sawyer.

It includes information about depression, psychosis, substance use problems, anxiety and bipolar disorders and appropriate first aid responses.

Participants learn about the signs and symptoms of mental health problems; how to recognise and respond to an emerging and worsening mental health problem and the interventions and supports available.

Once you have completed the training you are a Mental Health First Aider (MHFAider®).

Target audience: Free training open to all staff that work in a primary care setting (GPs, Practice Nurses, Practice Managers, Practice Admin) within SE NSW PHN or one of our commissioned providers.

 

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Training Room, Level 1, 'The Central' Building, UOW Innovation Campus, Off Squires Way, North Wollongong NSW 2500