Mental Health First Aid – 10/11 April

MHFA  -  MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID COURSE

10th and 11th April

Heathcote Scout Camp

This 14-hour course run over two days teaches adults how to provide Mental Health First Aid to adolescents.

  • Mental illnesses often start in adolescence or early adulthood and it is important to detect problems early to ensure¬†the young person is properly treated and supported.
  • This course can be very helpful to you as Leaders providing you with skills to assist youth who are developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.
  • Look at it as¬† your “standard” first aid is first aid for the body, this is first aid for the mind
  • View the¬†MHFA Flier¬†for more information about the training.

 

The Course will be presented in South Met on the 10th and 11th April.  Follow the link to register below.

  • ¬†When:¬† Sat¬†10th April¬†2021 (9am) to Sun 11th April 2021 (4pm) – non-residential, so you get to go home for the night
  • Where:¬†Heathcote Scout Camp 2 Freeman Rd, Heathcote NSW 2233 -¬†Heathcote Directions
  • Cost:¬†Leader¬† $100.00
  • Capacity:¬†Maximum 20 people
  • Due to COVID-19 this course is non-residential
  • Due to COVID-19 we ask you to bring your own food – morning and afternoon tea, lunch, any snacks and drinks
  • Tea and coffee will be provided

Registrations:

Coordinator: Anne-Marie Templeman mhfa@nsw.scouts.com.au

 

There will be other courses to follow, dates and venues to be advised.

 

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