MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID
YOU COULD BE THE HELP SOMEONE NEEDS!
GET TRAINED AND GET THE SKILLS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.
Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour 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.
For more information, to register or to schedule a training for your organization contact Melanie Little at MLittle@mhaedu.org or 607 273-9250.
Mental Health First Aid USA is coordinated by the National Council for Behavioral Health, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and the Missouri Department of Mental Health — who certify instructors to deliver the 8-hour Mental Health First Aid course in your community.
To pay for registration, please click "Pay Now" below.
MENTAL HEALTH 101
Mental Health and Wellness 101 provides participants with a basic knowledge of mental health, wellness and recovery in an effort to reduce stigma.
The training presents mental health as a continuum of wellness and an integral part of our overall health, encourages treatment seeking behavior and self-care to manage stress.
Mental Health and Wellness 101 is for everyone – parents and guardians, educators, school staff and administrators, community partners, and anyone looking for a better understanding of mental health and wellness.
Mental Health and Wellness 101 is currently available as a virtual training, our trainers are happy to work with your organization to provide this training by request.
For more information or to schedule a training, contact Ashleigh Warrender at AWarrender@mhaedu.org or 607-273-9250.