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Mental Health First Aid Training
March 24, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This is an 8 hour training course designed to give members of the public key skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
Participants will learn:
- The potential risk factors and warning signs for a range of mental health problems, including: depression, anxiety/trauma, psychosis, eating disorders, substance use disorders, and self-injury
- An understanding of the prevalence of various mental health disorders in the U.S. and the need for reduced stigma in their communities
- A 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources and knowledge to assess the situation, to select and implement appropriate interventions, and to help the individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional care
- The evidence-based professional, peer, social, and self-help resources available to help someone with a mental health problem.
March 24th, 2017
To register please contact Tasha Norton, Youth Health Educator, at (916) 341-0576 ext. 2292 or via email at Tasha.Norton@snahc.org.
SPACE IS LIMITED!