DiH Mental Health Training

Course information

What is covered in Youth Mental Health First Aid Course

We will provide a open and supportive environment to discuss information on the developmental and mental health issues of young people. Mental health crisis situations we cover during the course are:

  • Suicidal behaviour/thoughts
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Traumatic events
  • Panic attack
  • Medical emergencies from eating disorders
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Aggressive behaviour
  • Acute effects from substance misuse
  • Medical emergencies from substance misuse

The developing mental health problems covered during this course are:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use disorders
  • Eating Disorders

The program has been well evaluated and found to be effective in improving the mental health literacy, reducing stigma and increasing helping behaviours.

YOUTH MHFA TRAINING COURSES

Training can be accessed at scheduled community based YMHFA training or can be arranged for you at your place of business, school or club. It is a 14 hour course that can be offered over 2 days, 4 evenings or on weekends depending on your need.

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BOOK YOUR TRAINING

Call our office on 1300 668 089 to book your training, or email us for further information.


Testimonials from previous clients

“Excellent in presentation, new awareness and understanding. Very relevant to a great deal of our phone conversations. Many medical terms explained and content presented in everyday language.”

January 2016

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January 2016

“Excellent in presentation, new awareness and understanding. Very relevant to a great deal of our phone conversations. Many medical terms explained and content presented in everyday language.”
“I gained a good deal of relevant knowledge from the course. It was well delivered and a good companion to physical First Aid Training.”

May 2015

MHTraining
2018-03-13T17:44:34+00:00

May 2015

“I gained a good deal of relevant knowledge from the course. It was well delivered and a good companion to physical First Aid Training.”
“Very valuable information and tools. Well presented and straight forward.”

November 2014

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2018-03-13T17:47:23+00:00

November 2014

“Very valuable information and tools. Well presented and straight forward.”
“Very helpful. Helped me, or at least opened my thought process, to recognise that people might have a mental health condition. Wide ranging conditions.”

September 2014

MHTraining
2018-03-13T17:47:45+00:00

September 2014

“Very helpful. Helped me, or at least opened my thought process, to recognise that people might have a mental health condition. Wide ranging conditions.”
“It was very insightful and informative”

January 2016

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January 2016

“It was very insightful and informative”


“I found the course incredibly enlightening, with many ‘myths’ broken down, I now feel I would have the confidence to talk to someone that I could see was troubled, and further, to be able to help them get the support they may need.”

MHFA for the Suicidal Person – January 2017

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2018-03-13T17:40:54+00:00

MHFA for the Suicidal Person – January 2017

“I found the course incredibly enlightening, with many ‘myths’ broken down, I now feel I would have the confidence to talk to someone that I could see was troubled, and further, to be able to help them get the support they may need.”
“I found it very reassuring and helpful”

January 2016

MHTraining
2018-03-13T17:44:11+00:00

January 2016

“I found it very reassuring and helpful”
‘Thank you for two highly valuable days of education and training’

Standard Mental Health First Aid-November 2017

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Standard Mental Health First Aid-November 2017

‘Thank you for two highly valuable days of education and training’
“I found the course most informative & enlightening, Diane has a lovely way of teaching that makes you feel comfortable & genuinely welcomes any queries & input along the way, she made sure you really understood the content before moving on to the next subject.”

Youth Mental Health First Aid – December 2016

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2018-03-13T17:36:28+00:00

Youth Mental Health First Aid – December 2016

“I found the course most informative & enlightening, Diane has a lovely way of teaching that makes you feel comfortable & genuinely welcomes any queries & input along the way, she made sure you really understood the content before moving on to the next subject.”
“Well worth every bit! I’ve learnt so much, thank you! Location was very comfortable and relaxing which is very important in a learning environment. Diane is very approachable and easy going, and of course knowledgeable.”

April 2015

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April 2015

“Well worth every bit! I’ve learnt so much, thank you! Location was very comfortable and relaxing which is very important in a learning environment. Diane is very approachable and easy going, and of course knowledgeable.”