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Mental Health First Aid

February 11 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

$30

Why Mental Health First Aid?

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses 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.

Who Should Take It?

  • Employers
  • Police Officers
  • Hospital Staff
  • First Responders
  • Faith Leaders
  • Community Members
  • Caring Individuals

 

What is Covers:

Common signs and symptoms of mental illness.
Common signs and symptoms of substance abuse.
How to interact with a person in crisis.
How to connect the person with help.
NEW:  How to administer naloxone in the event of an opioid overdose.

 

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan:

Assess for risk of suicide or harm Encourage appropriate professional help
Listen non-judgmentally Encourage self-help and other support strategies
Give reassurance and information  

 

More than 1 million trained!
WANT TO TAKE THE COURSE?

Where:  Windmoor Healthcare | 11300 US Highway 19 N, Clearwater, FL

When:  Tuesday, February 11, 2020 | 8am – 4:30pm

Cost:  $30| IF YOU MENTION NAMI

Register Here:  Tom Kelley or call 727-667-2770

 

Details

Date:
February 11
Time:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$30
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/take-a-course/find-a-course/

Organizer

Tom Kelley
Phone:
727-667-2770
Email:
tektcg@gmail.com

Venue

Windmoor
11300 US Hwy 19 N,
Clearwater, FL 33764 United States
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