Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid is an interactive 8-hour course that presents an overview of mental illness and disorders in the United States. Participants will learn about risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, as well as understand their impact and common treatments. Participants who certify as Mental Health First Aiders learn a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

Taught by Wende Hargrove Fortner, FNP-bc, MSN and Elena Farrelly, MS, CAS

 

To register, go to: http://www.sccommed.org/

search for the class by name.

Venue

Sierra College

5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677

Phone: (916) 660-7491

http://www.sccommed.org/

Organizer

Wende Fortner

Phone: (916) 660-7491

http://sierracollege.edu

[email protected]

Cost

$15