MHFA Refresher Course
New for 2019
MHFA England have recently released the newest course in the MHFA Portfolio – MHFA Refresher.
This four hour MHFA refresher course is for Mental Health First Aiders and Mental Health Champions to refresh and practice their skills in a safe and supported training room setting.
Just like physical first aid skills it is important to keep up to date to be effective in your role.
The MHFA refresher course is also a great opportunity to share your experiences so far and network with other Mental Health First Aiders and Mental Health Champions.
Course Structure (Half Day / Four hours)
Re-visit the stress container, frame of reference and the mental health continuum.
Warning signs of mental ill health
Mental health facts and myths
Suicide warning signs
First Aid for suicidal crisis
First Aid for a severe psychotic episode
Wellness and Recovery
As with the one and two day courses learning on the MHFA refresher course takes place through a medley of presentations, group activities, discussions and videos.