$225 – $250

Mental Health First Aid (Basic)

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Tyndale University College & Seminary

3377 Bayview Avenue

Toronto, ON M2M 3S4

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Join over 38,500 Certified Mental Health First Aiders across Canada and get involved

Course Overview

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. The first aid is given until appropriate professional treatment is received or until the crisis is resolved.

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:

  • Mood-related disorders

  • Acute stress reaction

  • Substance-related disorders

  • Anxiety and trauma related disorders

Crisis first aid skills for the following situations are learned:

  • Substance overdose

  • Suicidal behaviour

  • Panic attack

  • Acute stress reaction

  • Psychotic episode

More information, including the course outline, is available at mentalhealthfirstaid.ca.

Instructor

Adrianne Sequeira, MDiv, Registered Psychotherapist, Certified Psychoanalyst, Registered Nurse

Adrianne is a Registered Psychotherapist, Psychoanalyst and a Registered Nurse with a Certificate in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing. She teaches Mental Health First Aid (both, Basic, and for Adults who interact with Youth) and has been as instructor of two courses at Tyndale Seminary (Psychopathology and Addictions). She offers psychoanalytic psychotherapy for individuals, couples and families and psychoanalysis for individuals. Adrianne has worked in the area of psychiatric/mental health for over 20 years. Her main area of expertise is addictions and concurrent disorders.


Details

Dates: Friday and Saturday, October 12th & 13th 2018 (participants must attend both days).
Times: 9:00 AM—5:00 PM.
Location: Tyndale University College & Seminary, 3377 Bayview Ave (map).

Certification

A Professional Development Certificate will be provided by Mental Health Commission of Canada after successful completion of the two-day training. Participants must attend the full course to qualify for certification.

Cost

Early Bird (Expires September 15th, 2018): $225*.
Regular Admission (Effective September 16th, 2018): $250*.
Full-Time Student/Tyndale Staff & Alumni Rate: $200*.

*Fees include HST, all course material, and coffee with light refreshments for both training days.

*For alumni / student promotional code please email: flc@tyndale.ca

Refund Policy

A $25 administrative fee will be retained on refunds before October 20th, 2017. A $50 fee will be retained on all refunds after October 20th.

Questions?

Email the Tyndale Family Life Centre at flc@tyndale.ca.

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3377 Bayview Avenue

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Canada

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