Mental Health First Aid

Event info
Date: Friday May 27, 2022
Time: 8:30 am
Phone: 027 383 0260
Website: [email protected]

St John is hosting 4 free Mental Health First Aid courses around the Hauraki District in the next couple of weeks.  Since they received such a great response from the community last time. The course will teach you the skills and knowledge to recognise and respond to someone experiencing mental health concerns. In this full-day course, in-depth discussions, lessons, and scenario-based activities will give you:

you will learn the following:

  • Gain an understanding of the relationship between mental health and wellness.
  • Identify the early signs of mental distress.
  • Learn strategies to safely manage a mental health crisis.
  • Know and be able to use the St John listen to your HEAD action plan.
  • Identify agencies who can help and know-how to get immediate assistance if necessary.
  • Understand debrief strategies for self-care including reflective practice.
  • the tools to build your own mental fitness
  • the skills to recognise mental distress
  • the confidence to provide initial help and guide a person towards professional help


St John Mental Health First Aid Courses – One Day Course – Free

  • Paeroa – May 23
  • Waihi – May 24
  • Tairua – May 26
  • Coromandel May 27


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