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Mental Health First Aid - August 24 and 25, 2019 *weekend training*

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Waterloo

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Waterloo, ON

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This Mental Health First Aid (Basic) course is being offered on a Saturday and Sunday to accommodate those who may be unavailavle during the week days. It will be facilitated by a CMHA WW Education Coordinator with extensive knowledge and experience working fulltime in the field of mental health. You must complete the full two days in order to receive a certificate of completion from the Mental Health Commission of Canada.

Mental Health First Aid Basic is a 12-hour course focused on adults interacting with adults in all environments. The course discusses the following mental disorders:

  • Substance related disorders
  • Mood related disorders
  • Anxiety and trauma related disorders
  • Psychotic disorders

Crisis first aid skills for the following situations are learned:

  • Substance overdose
  • Suicidal behaviour
  • Panic attack
  • Acute stress reaction
  • Psychotic episode

To learn more visit the MHFA website here

** Space is limited. You must pre-register to attend **

A certificate of completion will be mailed directly from The Mental Health Commission of Canada approximately 6-8 weeks after the course. The Commission will email each participant requesting address information for the mailing address.

If you have any questions about the registration or the workshop, please email workshops@cmhaww.ca

Disclaimer – TRIGGER WARNING

This is an educational session where participants will learn to notice and respond to situations where thoughts of suicide might be present. It is not recommended for participants who have recently experienced a loss or who have been experiencing thoughts of suicide. If you are unsure if this course is for you, please contact KBurch@cmhaww.ca or 1-844-264-2993 ext. 2036 for more information.

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