Mental Health First Aid Training - Veterans

  • 21 Jun 2017
  • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Selinsgrove, PA The Manor at Penn Village
  • 33

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Mental Health First Aid Training - Veterans Focus


Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that helps the public identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. Mental Health First Aid is offered in the form of an 8 hour course that presents an overview of mental illness and substance use disorders in the U.S. and introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. Those who take the 8-hour course learn a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.


Target Audience: Veterans, families of veterans, those who work with them and those who care for them, primary care professionals, employers and business leaders, faith communities, school personnel and educators, state police and corrections officers, nursing home staff, mental health authorities, state policymakers, volunteers, young people, families, and the general public.


Date: Wednesday, June 21

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location:
The Manor at Penn Village
51 PA-204
Selinsgrove, PA 17870

Lunch Provided

Cost: $40; Ceu's may incur extra fee.


CEUs: Program approved for continuing education credit hours. Participants must attend the entire session for credit. Partial credit can not be awarded. 

Parking: Pull through gate, turn left to parking lot.

Deadline to Register:
Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trainer: Lisa Basci

By using a check for payment, you agree to the following terms: In the event your check is dishonored or returned for any reason, you authorize us to electronically (or by paper draft) re-present the check to your bank account for collection of the amount of the check, plus any applicable fees as permitted by state law.

Inclement Weather Policy: In case of inclement weather, the Coalition will make a decision whether to delay or cancel a webinar or training by 7:00 a.m. the morning of the event. If a delay or cancellation will occur, the Coalition home page (www.olderpa.org) will be updated to reflect this, and a message will be saved to 717-857-3163 . Please always consider your safety first when deciding to attend a training. Thank you!

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