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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 21 Nov and Wednesday 22 Nov 2017

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 emailThis 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

 Level 1, 128 Exhibition St, Melbourne Victoria 3000