Mental Health First Aid
The Standard Mental Health First Aid short course teaches adults how to provide initial support to those who are developing mental health problems, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or mental health crises.
The course equips individuals with
- understanding of a range of mental health issues
- skills in recognising signs of mental health problems
- skills in responding appropriately and effectively
- understanding of where and how to get help
Standard Mental Health First Aid
You will learn how to assist an adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using practical, evidence-based action plan.
This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.