Education & Training

Stepped Care Reimagined Mental Health Skills Training

A Mental Health Skills Training Package with a focus on Stepped Care

Accreditation - 40 RACGP QI&CPD Category 1 Points

Suitable for - General Practitioners, General Practitioners Registrars, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Counsellors, Social Workers, Nurses, Mental Health Professionals, Community Health Workers, Allied Health Professionals, Psychology Students

After completing this training, GPs are able to claim MBS Items – 2715 and 2717 and able to complete Focussed Psychological Skills Training in order to be registered to deliver Focussed Psychological Strategies (FPS)

One (1) day workshop delivered face-to-face

Stepped Care Reimagined Mental Health Skills Training (SCRMHST) is an intermediate, highly interactive, facilitated training program for Mental Health Professionals with a focus on Stepped Care Mental Health.

SCRMHST has been developed by Health Reimagined to assist health professionals in providing optimum health care to their patients. It is a Modular Pathway designed for General Practitioners who have already completed their primary pathway and have a particular interest in Mental Health and all health professionals involved in the provision of mental health care.

Topics Covered

• Australia’s mental health care system
• Achieving shared understanding with consumer and carer
• Working with consumers
• Working with carers
• Knowledge of systems, services and pathways
• Mental health treatment MBS item numbers – The Stepped Care Approach
• The Stepped Care Model in practice

Workshop Details

When: Saturday 14 April, 2018
Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Where: Health Reimagined
Suite 8 / 104 Grafton St, Cairns
Investment: $595
Presenters: General Practitioner – Dr Murray Towne
Psychologist – Cecilia Gilders

Mental Health First Aid Training for Workplaces

Supporting Healthy, Happy, High-Performing Workplaces

It is estimated that untreated mental health conditions cost Australian workplaces approximately $10.9 billion per year. This comprises of $4.7 billion in absenteeism, $6.1 billion is presenteeism and $146 million in compensation claims.

Australian workplaces can expect a return on investment of $2.30 for every $1 invested in mental health first aid training for staff

Two (2) Day Mental Health First Aid Training Courses delivered face-to-face to your team in your training or meeting room by our Accredited Mental Health First Aid Instructors.

We deliver Mental Health First Aid Training anywhere in Australia.

Mentally Healthy workplaces are as important to Australian employees as physically safe workplaces, however workplaces are not meeting their expectations
  • 1 in 5 employees report that they have taken time off work due to feeling mentally unwell in the past 12 months
  • 91% of employees believe mental health in the workplace is important (88% believe physical safety in important)
  • only 52% of employees believe their workplace is mentally healthy compared to 76% for physical safety
  • only 56% of employees believe their most senior leader values mental health

Mental Health First Aid

This two (2) day program provides the skills to help someone developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. First aid is given until appropriate professional treatment is received or until the crisis resolves.

Mental health issues covered include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Substance misuse

Mental health crises covered:

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Acute effects from alcohol or other drug misuse
  • Aggressive behaviours

What We Know

Mental Health First Aid teaches employees critical communication and support skills that impact your company's bottom line.

  • Good Health is good business, and includes Mental Health
  • Mental Health impacts productivity, engagement and your bottom line
  • High-performing teams rely on inclusion, respect and skilful communication

Mental Health First Aid at Work supports health and productive work environments by:

  • Reducing the stigma associated with mental illness
  • Addressing the correlation between physical health and mental health
  • Increasing Mental Health literacy
  • Teach the skills to safely and responsibly address a co-workers mental health

Mental Health First Aid Training can help...

After training in Mental Health First Aid, employees reported increased confidence in their ability to:

  • Recognise signs of someone who may be struggling with a mental health disorder
  • Reach out to someone who may be dealing with a mental health challenge
  • Connect a distressed person with the appropriate resources in accordance with company policies

Education & Training

Health Reimagined facilitate and deliver a number of Workshops for the General Public, Businesses and Health Professionals.

Interested in a course? Contact the team at Health Reimagined – (07) 4044 8900 or

Mental Health First Aid Resources


Funded Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training for Sporting, Recreational, Active Organisations within the Cairns Region.

Health Reimagined will be conducting three (3) Mental Health First Aid Courses in February 2018.

Supported by the Northern Queensland Primary Health Network as part of the Active Healthy NQ Program, Health Reimagined invite organisations to express interest in participating in the funded Mental Health First Aid Training Program.

The course will teach one (1) member of your organisation how to provide initial support to an Adult or Youth community member who is developing mental health problems or in a mental health crisis.

The training teaches how to assist community members developing mental health problems such as depression, anxiety problems, psychosis and substance abuse problems. The training will also teach how to assist community members in a mental health crisis such as suicidal thoughts and behaviours, non-suicidal injury, panic attacks, traumatic events, severe psychotic states, severe effects from alcohol or other drug use and aggressive behaviours. Course is valued at ($250 per participant).

All Mental Health First Aid Courses are 2 days in duration held at Health Reimagined - Grafton St, Cairns. Limited to fifteen (15) participants per course.

Course Dates:
- MHFA (Youth) - Sat 3rd & 4th Feb 2018
- MHFA (A&TSI) - Sat 10th & Sun 11th Feb 2018
- MHFA (Std) - Sat 17th & Sun 18th Feb 2018

Include the following:

Sporting, Recreational, Active Organisation:
Course you're interested in:

Send your Registration to:
Attention: Jason Trim (Business & Operations Manager)

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