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Adult Mental Health First Aid Training

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 8:00am-5:00pm
Linn-Benton Community College
6500 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, OR
Adult Mental Health First Aid Training
Thursday, November 1
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Linn Benton Community College
Cascade View Room
Albany, Oregon
 
Adult Mental Health First Aid is an eight hour course designed to prepare community members to assist someone experiencing a mental health or substance use-related crisis.  Participants will 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 to for help.
Takeaways From the Training:
  • Learn a five-step action plan to help individuals in both crisis and non-crisis situations
  • Learn how to connect individuals in crisis to appropriate services and supports
  • Learn information about common mental health and addiction challenges
  • Receive AMHFA 3-year certification
Space is limited and registration is required.
Click here to register

For more information, please contact:
Linn County Health Services
541-967-3819
Funding for this course is provided by Linn County Health Services and The Association of Oregon Community Mental Health Programs