Mental Health First Aid Training
Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack - even if you have no clinical training - Mental Health First Aid Training helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis.
This 8-hour training course helps you learn how to provide initial help to someone who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.
Mental Health First Aid teaches you:
- Signs of addictions and mental illnesses
- Impact of mental and substance use disorders
- 5-step action plan to asses a situation and help
This program was developed by The National Council for Behavioral Health