Australians set up a mental health first aid courseBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7373.1133 (Published 16 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1133
- Natasha Gilbert
Researchers in Canberra have set up a first aid course in mental health to raise public awareness of mental health issues.
“The aim is to help people recognise the early warning signals of mental illness and to know how they can help in these early stages,” explains Betty Kitchener, of the Australian National University's centre for mental health research. …