When: Monday, January 28, 2019, 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM EST
Location: County Line Church of God 7716 N County Line Rd E Auburn, IN 46706
Cost: $20.00 per participant; Registration required, workbook & lunch included. Refreshments and lunch provided by County Line Church of God
Registration: For more details and to sign‐up, VISIT HERE
Deadline to register is January 21. If you have questions about this course, please contact Angela Sorg with Purdue Extension by phone at (260) 925‐2562 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
What is Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour training that teaches participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Mental Health First Aid courses educate on signs and symptoms of a variety of mental health disorders such as anxiety, depression, substance use-including opioids, trauma and deliberate self-injury. Participants will learn how to assist those in need during specific situations in an attempt to get an individual appropriate help from a health professional.
Who Should Attend?
Mental Health First Aid is open to any adult who is interested and wants to learn skills to assist those who may be in need. These courses have been attended by law enforcement, healthcare providers and professionals, school personnel, faith-based leaders, farmers, veterinarians, and concerned family members and friends.