Mental Health First Aid

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019, 8 AM - 5 PM

Essentia Health, Superior WI, October 12, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Why Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, unerstand and respond to signs of metial 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 the appropriate care.

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan:
     Assess for risk of suicide or harm
     Listen nonjudgmentally
     Give reassurance and information
     Encourage appropriate professional help
     Encourage self-help and other support strategies

Fee for course is only $29 ($170.00 value) Thanks to our contributing partners.

UW-Superior Center for Continuing Education | UW Extension | Essentia Health | NAMI Douglas County | Douglas County Mental Health Coordinated Community Response Coalition

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Belknap and Catling Ave., Superior, WI 54880 2019-10-12T08:00:00 2019-10-12T17:00:00 EventScheduled 30

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Event information is current as of September 16, 2019 12:05 AM.