Mental Health First Aid

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St John Central Region Headquarters

324 Church Street

Palmerston North

Palmerston North, 4440

New Zealand

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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You've been asking for mental health 101 training - and here it is!

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The St John Mental Health First Aid course aims to provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge that will enable you to recognise and respond to individuals experiencing mental health concerns.

This full-day course, our in-depth discussions, lessons, and scenario-based activities will give you the skills to recognise and provide mental health first aid including how to:

• Identify the early signs of mental health problem

• Get a basic understanding of the relationship between mental health and mental disorders

• Identify mental health crises

• Identify strategies for managing a mental health crisis safely

• Follow our ‘Listen to your HEAD’ action plan

• Identify help agencies and where to get immediate assistance

• Understand debriefing strategies for self-care

The workshop is designed for all staff, whether paid or unpaid working with young people in Palmerston North.

The Palmy Youth Network is bringing this to Palmy and offers you this exclusive and amazing opportunity for the  price of $20.00 (plus booking fee). This course is valued at $225.00.00 and is subsidised by the Palmy Youth Network because we love young people, their well being AND YOUR well being,

By registering you are agreeing that if you ‘no show’ or cancel 24 hours before the training, that you will not receive a refund and are still liable for the cost of the registration.

 Other important stuff:

  • Limited to two registrations per organisation/service/group
  • VERY limited number of registration spaces available
  • Must work in Palmerston North with young people (if you don’t work in Palmy with young people and would love to attend then please contact us)
  • You must be available and fully present for the day
  • You must be over 18 years of age
  • This course is not a therapy or support group, and it will not teach you how to be a therapist or mental health clinician
  • Please let us know of any dietary or access requirements before. FREEEEE kai tooooo. Yum yum yummy
  • Due to Covid-19, there are special considerations and things that we will need to do - including contract tracing. Please ensure that the person who is attending - has their name registered and on the ticket AND please do not come to the training with cold, flu or respiratory symptoms or having had contact with a confirmed or suspected Covid-19 case, or contact with border or managed isolation facilities.
  • Please also be aware that if we go to alert level 2 - we may need to change how and if the course is delivered.
  • Please contact us for invoicing options (trissel@yoss.org.nz).

 

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St John Central Region Headquarters

324 Church Street

Palmerston North

Palmerston North, 4440

New Zealand

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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