Community Mental Health First Aid - Gatton
Learn how to support someone who is feeling suicidal.
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training will teach you practical skills to support someone who is feeling suicidal. Make a real difference to people in your
The Mental Health First Aid Conversations About Suicide course will teach you how to
identify, approach and support someone who is experiencing suicidal thoughts and behaviours using a practical, evidence based Action Plan. You will also have the opportunity to practise your new skills in a safe environment.
This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.
Learn practical first aid skills:
- Recognise the signs that someone may be suicidal
- Help the person stay safe
- Connect people to professional and other supports, and
- Respond in a crisis situation.
This is a 4-5 hour educational course, not a therapy or support.
You will need a password to register so please email WM_MHSS_CYMHS-EdLinQ@health.qld.gov.au including the venue name.