Adult Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid teach you how to identify, understand and respond to the signs of mental illness and substance use disorders.

This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care.

*Source: National Institute of Mental Health via the National Survey on Drug Use and Health and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Who should take Mental Health First Aid

  • Employers

  • Police Officers

  • Hospital Staff

  • First Responders

  • Faith Leaders

  • Community Members

  • Caring Individuals

Schedule a Training

What Mental Health First Aid Covers

  • Common signs and symptoms of mental illness

  • Common signs and symptoms of substance use

  • How to interact with a person in crisis

  • How to connect the person with help

  • How to administer naloxone in the event of an opioid overdose

  • Much much more!

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Average Number of Suicides a Day
*Source: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

The ALGEE Action Plan

This course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE Action Plan. Learn more about ALGEE below.

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training give adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to adolescents (ages 12-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care.

*Source: Mental Health America

Who should get trained

  • Teachers

  • School Staff

  • Coaches

  • Camp Counselors

  • Youth Group Leaders

  • Parents

  • People who work with youth

Schedule a Training

What Mental Health First Aid Covers

  • Common signs and symptoms of mental illness

  • Common signs and symptoms of substance use

  • How to interact with a person in crisis

  • How to connect the person with help

  • How to administer naloxone in the event of an opioid overdose

  • Much much more!

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of youth with major depression do not receive any mental health treatment
*Source: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Three Options for Classes

Mental Health First Aid is now offering three different options to take its course. See the options below.

Upcoming Adult Trainings

  • Click the link below for upcoming training dates and registration information

REGISTER FOR ADULT TRAINING

Upcoming Youth Trainings

  • Click the link below for upcoming training dates and registration information

REGISTER FOR YOUTH TRAINING

Additional Resources

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