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Mental Health First Aid

March 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MDT

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Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.  The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

 

Most of us would know how to help if we saw someone having a heart attack -we’d start CPR, or at the very least, call 911.  But too few of us would know how to respond if we saw someone having a panic attack or if we were concerned that a friend or co-worker might be showing signs of alcoholism.

 

Mental Health First Aid takes the fear and hesitation out of starting conversations about mental health and substance use problems by improving understanding and providing an action plan that teaches people to safely and responsibly identify and address a potential mental illness or substance use disorder.

 

This specific class is dedicated to those that serve Veterans or are Veterans.  A morning snack and lunch will be provided.

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Details

Date:
March 2
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$0.00
Event Category:

Contact

Mona Leach
Phone:
(308) 633-3818
Email:
mona.leach@panhandlepartnership.com

Location

Prairie Winds Community Center
428 N. Main Street
Bridgeport, NE 69336 United States
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Phone:
(308) 262-1825
Website:
http://cityofbport.com/index.php?page_id=kxf8qam4&subnav=prairiewindscc.com