Mental Health First Aid Training

  • 23 Jan 2014
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Camp Hill Giant Community Center (Cumberland)
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Mental Health First Aid Training

Cumberland County


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: 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

Location:
3301 Trindle Road, Camp Hill, PA 17011

Cost: $35
There are no CEUs being awarded for this event.

Registration ends on the Monday of the week of the session.

Refunds/Cancellations: Canceled registrations more than two weeks before the activity will be refunded less a 20% service charge. Cancellations less than two weeks before the program will be invoiced or a substitute is permitted. If registering less than two weeks before the program, the fee is due in full and substitution is permitted. Registered no-shows will be billed.

For more information, contact Sarah at  sarah@olderpa.org or 717-541-4219 ext. 120.

 3544 North Progress Avenue, Suite 107 |  Harrisburg, PA 17110  |  717-857-3163Click here to go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline website

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