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. It also teaches an action plan to use in a psychiatric emergency. The course fee is $45 and includes the course book and certification for three years upon passing. Scholarships are available. Help make Mental Health First Aid as common as CPR! Why Does It Matter? Sometimes people don’t how to ask for help. There is a suicide every 12.8 minutes. Let’s change this! We can all be more aware & more informed.
Sign up by calling the Mental Wellness Center at 805.884.8440.