Mental Health First Aid Certification
Date: Saturday, October 14, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: St. Mark's Carmel United Methodist Church
Cost: $25 per person for materials, limited to 25 participants
What You Learn
Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack, Mental Health First
Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health or substance userelated
crisis. In the Mental Health First Aid Course, you learn risk factors and warning
signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone
in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help.
- Depression and mood disorders
- Anxiety disorders
- Substance use disorders
Mental Health First Aid teaches about recovery and resiliency – the belief that
individuals experiencing these challenges can and do get better, and use
their strengths to stay well.