First Aid in Mental Health Theory (Online)
In Singapore, 1 in every seven people has experienced a mental disorder in their lifetime. However, many people do not know what to do when they find themselves or their friend in distressed.
Therefore, the online course aims to equip you with the knowledge of mental disorders and ways to provide initial help and support.
At the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Recognize common mental health problems, self-harm and suicide
- Provide initial care and support
- Provide active listening
- Develop your mental resilience
- Guide individuals towards professional help
Upon completion of the course, you will receive a Certificate of First Aid in Mental Health Online (Theory).
You can also do a top-up for a Full Certification of Completion in First Aid in Mental Health.
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This course is targeted at individuals without prior knowledge of mental health issues and is keen to provide support and care to others in the community.
First Aid in Mental Health Online course focuses on common mental disorders among the adult community.
Mental health disorders covered in this course are as follow:
- Major Depressive Disorder
- Persistent Depressive Disorder
- Youth Adults and Older Adults with Depression
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder
- Social Anxiety
- Panic Attack and Panic Disorder
First Aid in Mental Health Theory Accreditation and Recognition by
The Insititute offers a wide variety of courses on counselling and psychology leading to Certificate, Diploma and Specialist Diplomas. Registered with the Committee for Private Education, an Education Institute Member of the International Association for Counselling.
Academy of Certified Counsellors and Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors Singapore (APACS) are two accreditation bodies that accredit the diploma and specialist diploma courses.