Jan. 2019 Mental Health First Aid 2-Day Course

Mental Health First Aid

Clifton Memorial Library

292Piaget Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07011

January 12th and January 19th 2019

Time:  10:00am to 2:00pm

 

 Course is for adults 18+…What you will learn:

  • How to recognize signs of mental health disorders such as anxiety, depression, psychosis and addiction
  • How to approach and support someone in a mental health crisis until appropriate professional help arrives
  • How to be supportive, diffuse the situation, and encourage professional help
  • Understand what to do if someone is suicidal, harming themselves, or refusing help

Become certified in this five-step process which includes; assessing risk, respectfully listening to and supporting an individual in crisis, and identifying appropriate professional help and other supports.

 

A commitment to attending the ENTIRE 8 hours is required. Being offered for $25

Must be a Passaic County Resident

Bagels and coffee will be provided in the morning

Working lunch – please bring your own lunch

 

For information contact: rleon@mhapassaic.org – to register, click the button below

 


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