Mental Health First Aid

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location And Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Face-To-Face
Country
United States
Cost Range
FREE - $75.00 (depending on options)

Host And Instructor

Host
National Council for Behavioral Health
Instructor
to be determined

Training Overview Description

Mental Health First Aid is an in-person training that teaches you how to help people developing a mental illness or in a crisis.

Mental Health First Aid teaches you:
1.Signs of addictions and mental illnesses
2. A 5-step action plan to assess a situation and help
3. Impact of mental and substance use disorders
4. Local resources and where to turn for help

Behavioral Health / Mental Health
Emergency Medicine
Emergency Preparedness/Injury Prevention
Suicide
Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseler
Behavioral Health Aide
Family & Marriage Therapist
Home Health Aide/Personal Care Attendant
Licensed Professional Counselor
Chemical Dependency Counselor
Psychologist
Psychologist
Vocational Specialist
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Licensed Practical Nurse
Registered Nurse - CNS
Nurse Educator
Nurse Administrator
Public Health Nurse
Registered Nurse
Social Worker
Social Worker
Substance Abuse Social Worker
Epidemiologist
Family Medicine Physician
Geriatrician
Internist
Ophthalmologist
Other Physician
Pediatrician
Podiatrist
Psychiatrist
General Surgeon
NP - Family Practice
Other Mid-Level Providers
Physician Assistant
Community Health Practitioner (CHP)
Village Counselor

Registration Information

Classes are available on an ongoing basis. For a list of classes, see http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/ and click on "Find a Course." The cost varies by location.