Mental Health First Aid Course
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2:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 5003 (via Lift 3), Counseling and Wellness Center

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover: 

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early intervention and appropriate support to the person in need before the situation gets worse; 
• Community resources and professional services available in Hong Kong

Quotes from past MHFA courses:
“Very good training course in fundamental level for understanding mental health. Highly recommended.”
“Have learnt more detailed information about different mental diseases, useful methods and ways to deal with different situations, very practical.”
“The instructors are very professional and they have experience in dealing with students in mental health concerns. The videos are also very useful.”

 

Date & Time:

5, 12, 19 & 26 Nov 2019 (Tue), 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Target Audience:

Students

Language:

English

Speaker:

Student Counselors

HLTH1010 Attained:

2 Hours

Registration:

Please bring along HK$150 (Cash) with Student ID card and register in person at the Counseling & Wellness Center during office hours. First come first served.

* Original course fee is $1,000 and now at special rate for HKUST students with the subsidy from the University.

Certificate: 

Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.

Enquiry: 

Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk

URL:

http://www.mhfa.com.au

Remarks:

The program fee of HK$150 will be refunded upon completion of 4 consecutive sessions.

When
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Time
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Where
Room 5003 (via Lift 3), Counseling and Wellness Center
Event Format
Language
English
Recommended For
UG Students
PG Students
Organizer
Counseling & Wellness
Fee
150
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