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Become A Mental Health First Aider in 2023

21st March 2023

Centacare NQ is pleased to provide Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training in Townsville on 19 – 20 April.

About 1 in 5 Australian adults experience a common mental illness each year. MHFA training will teach you practical skills to support someone with a mental health problem. Make a real difference at work and in your personal life. 

Standard MHFA Training Benefits: 

  1. Knowledge: Improves knowledge of mental illnesses, treatments and first aid actions;
  2. Confidence: Increases confidence in providing first aid;
  3. De-stigmatising: Decreases stigmatising attitudes. 
  4. Support: Increases the support provided to others. 

Expected Outcomes: 

  • Recognise common mental health problems; 
  • Provide initial help using a practical, evidence-based Action Plan; 
  • Seek appropriate professional help, and 
  • Respond in a crisis situation

This is a 12 hour educational course, not a therapy or support group. 

Details & Fees

Dates: 19 & 20 April, 2023

Times: 9am to 4.30pm both days 

Cost: $335pp / EAP Contract Holder with Centacare NQ: $305pp

Venue: 410 Ross River Road, Crandbook QLD 4814

Facilitator: Cherie Chun Tie

Queries & Sign Up

Please contact Rachel Schollum at Centacare NQ on 1300 672 273 or email for more information

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