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Mental Health First Aid for the Suicidal Person - 17 Jan 2018, Bankstown
Wednesday 17 January 2018, 09:00 - 13:00
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Lifeline Macarthur
Mental Health First Aid for the Suicidal Person
17 January 2017, 9.00am–1.00pm
Bryan Brown Function Centre, Bankstown Library, Cnr Rickard Rd & Chapel Rd, Bankstown

Cost: Free

This new course is based on expert consensus guidelines “Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviours: First Aid Guidelines”. Curriculum content is evidence-based, with the input of both mental health professionals, researchers and consumer advocates.

Training consists of 4 hours face-to-face training and course participants receive a handbook and online certificate of completion. This training complements the 12-hour Standard MHFA course.

Who can attend?

Any interested adult can attend. This course is not a therapy or support group or a postvention course. It is an education course and it is important that people undertaking the course are feeling relatively robust when they undertake it. It is not recommended for individuals recently bereaved by suicide.

More information and registration

Location Bryan Brown Theatre
80 Rickard Rd