About MHFA for the Suicidal Person
The 4-hour Mental Health First Aid Conversations about Suicide course is for any interested adult.
You will learn the skills and acquire the knowledge required to safely have a conversation with a person experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviours. It provides an opportunity to understand to apply the skills learnt relating to this topic in a respectful and supportive manner.
This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals. It provides contact information and you will receive a workbook as part of the course.
Why book DiH Mental Health Training to provide your Mental Health First Aid Training?
Diane Hickey, Director and Certified Principal Master Trainer with MHFA (Australia), has over 20 years direct experience within the mental health industry and a Masters in Public Health. Diane is recognised for her training ability delivering successful outcomes. She and her other staff members, all who are certified Mental Health First Aid trainers, are committed to providing high quality training.
Diane has provided Mental Health First Aid training to Queensland Health staff, the Queensland Police Service, Endeavour Foundation and many other non-government organisations.