Mental Health First Aid
Allwood Branch Library
44 Lyall Road, Clifton, NJ 07012
October 6th and October 13th 2018
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
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. This course is typically $170, but being offered for $25 to residents and community leaders as part of the Clifton Stigma-Free Initiative.
*bagels and coffee will be provided in the morning
*working lunch – please bring your own lunch
For information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org – to register, click the button: Adults 18+ Only