DUSA Event

Mental Health First Aid

DUSA Event

27 October 2017 27 October 2017
09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Deakin University, Burwood Campus
Registrations close. 8am, Fri 13th October, 2017. Register online or at DUSA reception.

Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid

This course provides participants with the skills to recognise common mental health problems, knowledge of possible causes or risk factors and an awareness of treatments available. Additionally, this course also provides participants with the skills in how to provide initial support to someone experiencing a mental health problem and how to take appropriate action if a crisis situation arises. ​

Mental health crises covered in this course:
- Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
- Non-suicidal self-injury
- Panic attacks
- Traumatic events
- Severe Psychotic states
- Severe effects from alcohol or other drug misuse
- Aggressive behaviours

This course will run over 2 days (Fri 27th Oct & Fri 3rd Nov) *LUNCH INCLUDED*

Please be advised if minimum numbers have not been met for this course at Deakin, it will be available at the providers Glen Waverley training facility on Nov 16th & 23rd.

DUSA Trips Tours and Short Courses aim to include all students. If you have any access requirements please contact melissa.horvath@deakin.edu.au to discuss your needs.

DUSA Gold members: $142
DUSA Silver members: $153.30
DUSA Bronze members: $197
Others: $219

9.30am - 4.30pm

Friday 27th Oct & Fri 3rd Nov

Registrations close: 13th October @ 8am. 

Terms and Conditions:

Payment is taken at the time of booking.
No transfers to other courses or alternative sessions unless advertised
No refunds are isssued unless the program is cancelled (less the booking fee).
Refunds can take upto 2 weeks to be issued.  

Booking and administrative fees apply to online tickets.
Information is correct at the time of being published.
Certificates can take upto 4 weeks to be issued after training has been completed
Minimum numbers apply.