MHMhalf – Mental Health Matters (half day)

This four hour, face-to-face, interactive program provides participants with an awareness of mental health concerns and the knowledge to give appropriate initial health and support to someone experiencing a mental health problem.

Participants learn to recognise and respond to mental health concerns and crisis.

Target Audience:

Individuals, managers, co-workers and anyone looking to support adults dealing with mental health concerns within the community.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Students who complete this course will receive a Certificate of Completion
  • There are no formal assessments as part of this non-accredited course

Learning Methods:

Program Benefits:

  • Gain an understanding of mental health
  • Gain an understanding of how to recognise and support mental health
  • Understand risk factors for mental health concerns
  • Understand evidence-based medical, psychological and alternative supports
  • Skills to provide initial help and support to someone experiencing a mental health concern
  • How to take appropriate action if a crisis arises


  • History of mental health support
  • Impacts of mental illness
  • Recognising of mental health concerns
  • Responding to mental health concerns
  • Support and assistance
  • Crisis situations

Can’t find a location near you? We offer Group Bookings at your workplace, venue or a Red Cross location. Contact us for a quote.