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Mental Health First Aid Training

As part of 20talk’s mission to create a more mentally supported community – they are offering Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training Courses FREE to the southwest communityThe standard cost for this course is anywhere from $250pp – $600pp.

MHFA Training is the nationally accredited mental health equivalent of physical first aids DRSABCD.  20talk believes that this knowledge is crucial to establishing a more mentally supported community and in doing so, equipping individuals with valuable life skills on how to notice, cope and understand mental health illnesses.

The 2-day course will run over two days from 9am – 3:30pm approx..  There will be lots of short 5-minute breaks, 20-minutes for morning tea and an hour for lunch.  Over the two days we will be covering:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Substance Abuse

We will be learning about the signs, symptoms and interventions of each along with how to implement a Mental Health First Aid Action Plan.  There will be some role-play and other exercises throughout the training to keep it interesting.

Where & When? 

    • Margaret River – The Margaret River Council Chambers

Tuesday 18th & Wednesday 19th October

41 Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River  WA  6285

 

    • Busselton – The Busselton Surf Life Saving Club

Thursday 20th & Friday 21st October

21 Foreshore Parade, Busselton WA  6280

How do I sign up?

Spaces are limited, and availability will depend on a first in best served basis.  Participants must be 18yrs+ and able to attend both full days of training.

To register – please email lauchlan@20talk.comau