One in five adults will experience a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year.
Even if you are not a trained mental health professional, you can be prepared and know what to do when a mental health crisis happens. Mental Health First Aid is a clinically proven training course that will help you identify, and respond to the signs of mental health difficulties and give you the skills to apply a 5 step action plan to assess a situation and provide help.
Participants will receive a Nationally recognized course certificate of completion, a Mental Health First Aid manual, listing of local mental health resources and Certification as a Mental Health First Aid Responder. The 8 hour course is offered by Philhaven at no cost to the public.
Here is the schedule of training dates:
Philhaven is pleased to provide a certified and clinically proven Mental Health First Aid Training to community members at no cost. This 8-hour training will equip people who may not possess mental health clinical training to identify, understand and respond to someone who is dealing with mental health problems or experiencing a mental health crisis.