The Mental Health First Aid course teaches employees & the general public how to recognise signs & symptoms of different mental health conditions among colleagues and family/friends along with how to assist. We offer MHFA courses for Standard, Youth, Teen, and Suicidal Awareness
We offer programs for organisations, the general public, community and workplaces that can be tailored to your individual needs and requirements. Contact our staff to find out more.
Our courses are so much more than just education, they go deeper into aspects of Neuro-psychology, Emotional Intelligence, Mindfulness and Positive Psychology, which give you advanced skills for enhancing emotional health and wellness within your work environment
This one-day interactive and evidence basedeprofessional development training explores the nature, dynamics and risks of vicarious trauma (VT), contrasts it with burnout, post-traumatic stress disorder and compassion fatigue, and supports you to stay healthy and safe in your work with people impacted by diverse traumas.
So much emphasis is placed on training and education, but not enough is focused on our own self-care.
This course involves psycho-education on how our body functions and the benefits of self care to help reduce fatigue, mental health problems, stress and impacts of others trauma (vicarious trauma).
Frequently asked questions
We specialize in providing mental health & wellbeing training programs for the general public, workplace and community organisations.
We aim to increase mental health knowledge and preventative capabilities to help promote a positive mental health & wellness culture in the community and workplace.
Our programs are designed to be interactive, are evidence based and can be tailored to suit your business needs and workplace culture. They focus on building confidence in managing mental health issues and developing resilience & wellbeing.
First of all, our facilitators are experienced and tertiary qualified mental health specialists or psychologists. (so you know you’re getting the best, fully qualified facilitators)
Second, our courses are so much more than just education, they go deeper into aspects of Neuropsychology, Emotional Intelligence, Mindfulness and Positive Psychology, which give you advanced skills for enhancing emotional health and wellness.
Third, it’s not just theory. We use evidence based, advanced experiential learning techniques to help people in a safe space, develop the skills needed to recognise mental health problems, build emotional resources and mental fitness BUT it doesn't stop there! Unlike most other training organisations, PsychAssist offer ongoing support AFTER the training has finished!.
We offer programs for the general public, community and workplaces that can be tailored to your organisations individual needs
Additionally, PsychAssist Training is accredited in the training of Mental Health First Aid; Standard, Workplace, Youth, Teen and Suicide Prevention.
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