April 20, 2016 to April 21, 2016
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Connor Stewart Training Center
200-1000 21st Ave North
This course offers skills to provide people developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
Mental Health First Aid is given until appropriate treatment is found or until the crisis is resolved. The program aims to improve mental health literacy, and provide the skills and knowledge to help people better manage potential or developing mental health problems in themselves, a family member, a friend or a colleague.
This 12-hour course discusses various mental illnesses and provides crisis skills for situations including substance overdose, suicidal behaviour, panic attack, acute stress reaction and psychotic episode.
Cost: $150 per participant
To register, contact Elaina Englesby at (250) 426-5222 ext 3041 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.