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Save the dateNovember 23, 202110 AM - 12:30 PM (GMT+11)
Contact Person: Ahi Team
Event Details
Event Details

Mental Health First Aid Training is associated with improved knowledge of mental illnesses, their treatments and appropriate first aid strategies, and confidence in providing first aid to individuals with mental illness.  It is also associated with decreased stigma and an increase in help provided.  Evidence also tells us that a person is more likely to see help if it is suggested by someone that they know.  By learning these skills you can make a difference in the lives of others in your community, workplace or organisation.

The Blended Mental Health for Community Workshop will teach you how to provide initial support to other adults aged 18-65 who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using a practice, evidence-based Action Plan.

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Course Outline
Course Outline

This workshop is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.

Mental Health problems covered:

  • Depression and anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use problems

Mental Health Crises covered:

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Severe effects from alcohol or drug use
  • Aggressive behaviours

Who should attend:

This workshop is suitable for anyone seeking to support Tenants who may be experiencing a mental health problem.

Delivery format

This is a blended online educational course, consisting of:

  • 5-7 hours of self-paced individual e-learning (to be completed prior to the online workshop)
  • 2 x 2.5-hour instructor-led online workshop sessions using video conferencing technology
  • Participants need access to PC/Laptop with speakers, microphone and webcam

Workshop Cost

Please note that the ticket price listed below covers all training components including:

  • Pre-workshop self-paced eLearning component
  • Part 1 & Part 2 of the workshop. 

Whilst you will be registered separately for each component, the cost will only be applied to Part 1 of the workshop.

Please note that following your Part 1 workshop registration you will automatically be registered for workshop Part 2.

  • Ian Goodhardt (Goodhardt Consulting)

    Ian Goodhardt

    Goodhardt Consulting

Ian has run his private practice Goodhardt Consulting for over thirty years, offering counselling as well as conflict resolution services and in recent years more and more training in areas such as mental health, conflict resolution skills, hoarding & squalor and trauma informed practice. 

His clients range for multi-national companies to small not-for-profits and he has extensive experience providing training to the housing sector.


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Affiliate Member

Member Price A$351

General Member

Member Price A$312

Professional Member

Member Price A$292.50

Senior Professional

Member Price A$273

Where applicable, GST will be applied