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Mental Health First Aid Certificate

Mental Health First Aide

Learn about the initial help that can be given to a person in a mental health crisis.

Upon successful completion you will earn a Mental Health First Aide certification good for three years.

Topics include: 

  • The prevalence of mental illness in the U.S
  • The associated emotional and economic cost
  • Label the potential warning signs and risk factors
  • Five-step action plan to help an individual in crisis
  • Identify resources available
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Mental Health First Aid
This course is designed for allied health professionals, educators, civic leaders, and community members to learn about the initial help that can be given to a person in a mental health crisis (severe depression, psychosis, panic attack, suicidal thoughts and behaviors) or showing symptoms of mental illness, until appropriate professional or other help, including peer and family support, can be engaged. 
Tuition: $90 (includes $40 in fees)
Sat Oct 19 9AM-5PM Hickory Ridge XH-460 7023 #1780
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