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Thu, 09 Feb

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Hamilton

Mental Health First Aid Aotearoa New Zealand

1 in 5 New Zealand adults will experience mental health difficulties in the next 12 months! Working remotely, disruption, Covid19, mental distress, isolation, unemployment, businesses closures and financial stress is putting immense pressure on people and their mental health.

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Mental Health First Aid Aotearoa New Zealand
Mental Health First Aid Aotearoa New Zealand

Time & Location

09 Feb 2023, 9:00 am – 10 Feb 2023, 5:00 pm

Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand

About The Event

What is covered in the workshop

Challenges covered:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Problematic substance use

Mental Health Crises:

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe effects of alcohol and other substance use
  • Aggressive behaviours

The ALGEE Five Step Action Plan

  • ​Approach, assess and assist any crisis
  • Listen and communicate non judgementally
  • Give support and information
  • Encourage professional help
  • Encourage other supports

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