There is so much information on the internet that really, it is hard to sometimes know where to start. We have put together a few key places for you to start your search. Once you feel you have an understanding from using these sites, you will be more confident in discriminating the information that is useful to you.
MHFA Australia. We are licensed to run the course on behalf of this organisation. There website has great information including guidelines that could be useful. If you attend a course the manual you receive as part of the course has alot resources in it. We will give you some go tos to get you started.
Go to www.mhfa.com.au and look in the resources tab. Guidelines have been developed for each of the crisis situations discussed in the course.
Beyond Blue has wonderful information on Anxiety and Depression and along with Black Dog Institute are Australian sites that are preferential.
Sane Australia also have great resources relating particularly to Psychosis.
We will be adding more resources over time.
If you are experiencing a crisis you can call an ambulance on 000 or 112 on a mobile, Lifeline 131114 or you can ring your local hospital or ring your local mental health crisis team in your State
QLD 1300 MHCALL
NSW 1800 011 511
NT 1800 682 288
ACT 1800 629 354
SA 13 14 65
TAS 1800 332 388
VIC 1300 651 251
WA 1300 555 788 (Metro local call) E;sewjere. 1800 552 0021800676 822 (Peel, free call)