July 26 and August 2 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
|AUDIENCE:||Residential care staff, home care and retirement living staff and anyone who is living with, working with, or caring for older people|
|PRESENTER:||Victoria Monahan – Counsellor, Educator and Life Coach from Creative Conversations|
|LOCATION:||ACIA Training Room – Corner of North Street and Avenue Road|
Participants receive a copy of the Older Person MHFA Manual and a Certificate of Completion and are eligible to become an accredited Mental Health First Aider.
This 2 day Mental Health First Aid Course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.
- Depression and anxiety
- Confusion and dementia
Mental health crises covered:
- Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
- Panic attacks
- Unsafe and challenging behaviours due to confusion
Please Note – morning tea and lunch is provided
To register online, please click the Eventbrite link below (charges apply) or download the PDF document, and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or Fax 8338 6511.