Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) – Youth
The Youth Mental Health First Aid course provides a useful refresher for people who have taken the Standard (Adult) MHFA course as well as being a good introduction for people who haven’t.  It has some of the same, and some new and different  information compared with the standard course.  Like the standard course it includes:
·         Information about the prevalence and impact of mental illness;
·         Information about the four most common mental illnesses;
·         Skills for how to recognise and intervene when a mental illness is developing, or in a  mental health crisis.
The new information it offers, includes:
·         Recognising mental illness in a young person;
·         Prevalence of mental illness amongst young people;
·         Adolescent development;
·         An entire section on eating disorders;
·         Non-suicidal self-injury;
·         Crisis first aid for children affected by traumatic incidents
Date:          Tuesday 22 Nov and Wednesday 23 Nov 2016
Time:          9.30 AM – 4:30pm (morning tea + lunch provided)   - both days
Venue:       CHFV, Level 1, 128 Exhibition St, Melbourne 3000
Cost:          $418  inclusive GST (members)  $440 (non- members) for both days including manual and certificate.
Please find attached Registration and tax invoice form.
*** Book early as places are limited! To RSVP please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Kindest regards
Holly Mullaney 
Business Development 

t 03 9654 6077 

f 03 9654 5133
a Level 1, 128 Exhibition St, Melbourne Victoria 3000
Ella Hudson
Fitzroy High School
Falconer Street  
North Fitzroy 3068
T9488 1900   F94081 6135