course across all of Australia
This course will help leaders, decision makers and influencers
understand the benefits that MHFA can offer in helping to create
mentally healthy workplaces. This course contains information about how
leaders can support their employees who may be experiencing a mental health problem.
WHAT’S THE FORMAT?
This is a 4-hour course.
WHO CAN ATTEND?
This course is best suited to leaders, decision makers, and influencers within organisations.
WHY ATTEND A COURSE?
Evaluations consistently show that MHFA training is associated with improved knowledge of mental illnesses, their treatments and appropriate first aid strategies, and confidence in providing first aid to individuals with mental illness. It is also associated with decreased stigma and an increase in help provided over time.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
• An understanding of mental health problems in the workplace
• How to recognise the signs in an employee who may be developing a mental health problem
• How Mental Health First Aid can help in the workplace