Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Course Description and Objectives

    • Introduction of the course contents

    • MHFR Program Developer - Short Bio of Dr. Tolentino

  • 2

    Pre-test

    • MHFR Pre-test

  • 3

    MHFR Movement

    • MHFR Advocacy Video

    • MHFR Executed Trainings

  • 4

    Chapter 1: MH Problems in the Philippines: MH Act, Occupational Health & Safety Act, Stigma & Statistics

    • Philippines and other South East Asian Countries Suicide Rate

    • Mental Health Stigma

    • The Mental Health Act of 2017

  • 5

    Chapter 2: What is Mental Health First Response®

    • What is MHFR? - Short Video

    • MHFR Explanation by Dr. Tolentino - Video Recording

    • What is MHFR?

    • MHFR short video explanation and MHFR Flexibility

  • 6

    ESTIMATE Core Skills

    • What is E.S.T.I.M.A.T.E. - Video

    • ESTIMATE Core Skills

    • ESTIMATE Core Skills explanation video (pre-recorded from a previous training)

    • E.S.T.I.M.A.T.E. Core Skills and its Applications

  • 7

    Safety Planning & Suicide Evaluation

    • MHFR Safety Planning: Video sample with a Filipina

    • MHFR Suicide Assessment Form

    • Safety Planning

    • Mental Health Intervention video using the MHFR core skills - ESTIMATE

  • 8

    Peer Support and/or Emotional Support

    • Peer Support using MHFR - short video

    • Peer Support slides document

    • Emotional Support using MHFR - short video

    • Emotional Support slides document

  • 9

    Chapter 3: Theoretical Foundations of MHFR

    • MHFR Theoretical Foundations

    • The Barangay Concept

    • Emotional Distress

    • Your Role as a Mental Health First Responder

    • Depression Video: This video is Copyrighted by WHO

  • 10

    Chapter 4: Other applications of MHFR

    • MHFR Additional Applications

    • Mental Health @ Work - This video is Copyrighted by City of Ottawa, Canada

    • Risk and Protective Factors

    • Adolescent Suicide Prevention Video - This video is Copyrighted by Mayo Clinic, USA

    • Risk Assessment & Safety Plan

    • Short Quiz - Chapter 4

  • 11

    Chapter 5: Capacity Building, Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility

    • Capacity Building and Sustainability

    • Mobilization of MH First Responders: COVID-19 Volunteers in Action part 1 video

    • Mobilization of MH First Responders: COVID-19 Volunteers in Action part 2 video

    • Mental Health Resources in the Philippines

    • How to volunteer after your MHFR Online Course

  • 12

    Mental Health First Responder Oath

    • Mental Health First Responder Oath

  • 13

    Assignment

    • Your role-play video assignment

  • 14

    Post Test

    • MHFR Post-test

  • 15

    Evaluation

    • MHFR Basic Online Course Evaluation

  • 16

    References

    • References