Are you interested in learning more about mental health, how to identify a person who may be in crisis, or gaining skills in starting the conversation with a person who may be experiencing a mental health challenge?
Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Participants will learn how to identify, understand, and respond to signs and symptoms of mental illness. This course gives tools to help friends, family members, colleagues, and others in the community.
Participants who completed the course are certified in Mental Health First Aid for 3 years.
For more information about MHFA visit: www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org
Brought to you by Region 6
Registration Fees: $35 NAM Members
$70 Not-Yet Members
Registration fee includes training materials and lunch. Email Rosey with dietary restrictions.
About your trainer:
Crystal Fuller, MA, is the Senior Manager of Prevention Services for Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare. In this role Crystal assists in the coordination of substance abuse prevention, mental health promotion, and suicide prevention for the Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington County service area. She has been a certified Mental Health First Aid instructor since 2014 and has taught over 60 courses.