MFHA is an evidence-based training that will help you support your clients, colleagues, family members, and friends, as well as yourself. MHFA trains participants to:
- Recognize signs and symptoms that may be associated with a mental health challenge
- Listen non-judgmentally and give reassurance
- Apply appropriate steps of the MHFA Action Plan (ALGEE) when a person shows worsening signs of a mental health challenge, or in crisis situations.
- Refer someone who may need support and services
- The training will take place over the course of two days - November 29, 2022 and December 1, 2022, from 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET (6.5 hours total, 3.25 hours per day with two breaks). Registration for this training on November 29, 2022 and December 1, 2022 is now full! However, please join the waitlist below to be contacted for future training opportunities.
- Participants must attend both sessions to receive certification as a Mental Health First Aider.
- This training is limited to 30 people. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis and we will maintain a waitlist once capacity is reached.