Time: May 21, 2013 at 9am to May 22, 2013 at 5pm
Location: IKEA - Orlando
Street: 4092 Eastgate Drive
City/Town: Orlando FL
Website or Map: http://www.ikea.com/us.en/sto…
Event Type: certification, workshop
Organized By: Marie Dudek Brown
Latest Activity: Mar 18, 2013
Mental Health First Aid is offered in the form of an interactive 12-hour course that presents an overview of mental illness and substance use disorders in the U.S. and introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments.
Those who take the 12-hour course to 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.
Registration for this course is due by Tuesday, May 7, 2013. Go to www.creatingtoday.net/MHFA.html for additional information and to register.