Mental Health First Aid: November 2019
November 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mental health challenges – such as depression, anxiety, psychosis and substance use – are shockingly common in the United States. In fact, more than one in five American adults will have a mental health problem in any given year.
The National Council for Behavioral Health certifies individuals throughout the nation, including Church Health, to provide Mental Health First Aid courses to prepare their communities with the knowledge and skills to help individuals who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Identified on SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices, the training helps the public better identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses. For more information on Mental Health First Aid, visit http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org.
Church Health Behavioral Health is offering this 8-hour course on Friday, Nov. 22, at Church Health. Registration will open on Friday, Oct. 25.
The training will be in the Church Health Board & Training Room, located on the third floor of Church Health’s space. Access Church Health through the West Atrium. All parking at Crosstown is free.
You will be contacted by phone or email several weeks before the class to confirm your attendance. If you do not confirm your attendance, your seat will be released to the waitlist.