Mental Health First Aid Training

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9:00 am


Mental Health First Aid® (MHFA) is an full day course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

Please note: MHFA is an introductory training, meant for students and individuals without clinical mental health training. MHFA is designed to help community members feel more equipped to address mental health situations they encounter in everyday life. When offered via Zoom, this course requires 2 hours of online pre-work requirements to participate in the training. In-person training covers all materials during the class.

Trainers: Taylor Waldner, Brandy Salvatore, Shannon Geese

Location: BP Energy Center – Anchorage