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Mental Health First Aid

Upcoming Class Dates 

May 14: 8 am – 5 pm Adult Mental Health First Aid - To register click HERE- CLASS IS FULL

Two Day Event: June 6 & 7: 5 pm – 9 pm both day Spanish Mental Health First Aid - To register click HERE.       ***NOTE: This training will be offered completely in Spanish. ***

June 11: 8 am – 5 pm Adults Working with Youth Mental Health First Aid - to register click HERE

July 11: 8 am – 5 pm  Adult Mental Health First Aid - to register click HERE

Class is appropriate for ages 16+. 

What is Mental Health First Aid? 

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. This training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care

May contain: flyer, advertisement, paper, poster, and brochure

 

Who Should Take it

• Employers

• Police officers

• Hospital staff

• First responders

• Faith leaders

• Community members

• Caring individuals

 

What it Covers

• Common signs and symptoms of mental illness

• Common signs and symptoms of substance use

• How to interact with a person in crisis

• How to connect the person with help

• NEW: Expanded content on trauma, addiction and self-care