A course for anyone wanting to understand mental illness and learn how to respond to people who may be experiencing distress.

A half day interactive workshop aimed at education about mental illness and suicide; providing skill development to allow people to confidently respond when they encounter people in distress.

This event will cover:

  • mental illness and suicide
  • General impacts of mental illness
  • History and stigma
  • Understanding suicide
  • Communication skills
  • The mental health service system


  • Lorelle Zemunik (MHV Trainer) — MHV

Categories: Assessment & intervention
Disciplines: Allied Health, Lived Experience Workforce, Medical, Nursing
Levels: Introductory
Lifespans: Adolescent, Youth, Adult, Older Persons

Tuesday 10 September 2019
09:30 to 13:00
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Specific location and venue confirmed by provider upon registration.

MHV Member Rate: $95.00

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Provided by Mental Health Victoria
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