In this two-day interactive course, participants will be exposed to a firm understanding and awareness of mental health issues. Skills and strategies will be learnt for understanding the individual impact and responding to mental health issues. Please Note: Attendance is required at both sessions.
Presented by: Lifeline Canberra
Links to NQS Quality Area: 2, 5, 6 & 7
Date: 29 Oct 2020 and 30 Oct 2020
Time: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Venue: Communities@Work Tuggeranong Community Centre – 245 Cowlishaw Street, Greenway ACT 2900
Cost: $420.00 (lunch provided)
• Awareness of mental health issues; depression, anxiety, psychosis and substance use problems
• Awareness of possible associated mental health crises; thoughts of suicide,
panic attacks, severe psychotic states and medical emergencies
• Recognising symptoms
• Responding appropriately
• Identifying possible treatment organisations and referral options/pathways.