MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING NEEDS OF AUSTRALIAN COMMUNITY PHARMACISTS
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: KIRSCHBAUM, Mark (University of Tasmania, Centre for Rural Health, Launceston, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Mark Wilhelm Kirschbaum
Pharmacists are highly accessible professionals and have interactions with clients that suffer acute mental illness. Though Pharmacists are trained in psychopharmacology, there is a training gap in providing early mental health interventions. One solution to address this gap is to up-skill pharmacists in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA).
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