Mental Health First Aid

MHFA BannerMental Health First Aid: Military Members, Veterans and their Families

June 24th, July 1st, July 15th, August 7th, August 17th, or September 16th 2015, Classes are held from 8am-5:00pm.
Raymond M. Blasco M.D. Memorial Library- Admiral Room
160 E Front St, Erie, Pa 16544

This is a FREE 8hr course on Mental Health First Aid with added information for Military Members, Veterans and their Families.

Click Here for the REGISTRATION FORM

 

Someone you know could be experiencing a mental illness or crisis. You can help them. You are more likely to encounter someone — friend, family member, coworker, neighbor, or member of the community — in an emotional or mental crisis than someone having a heart attack. 

Sometimes, first aid isn’t
bandage,
or CPR,
or the Heimlich,
or calling 911.
Sometimes, first aid is YOU!

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Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help to people with the signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in a crisis, and connect them with the appropriate professional, peer, social, or self help care. Anyone can take the 8-hour Mental Health First Aid course — first responders, students, teachers, leaders of faith communities, human resources professionals, and caring citizens.

Sometimes, the best first aid is you.
Take the course, save a life, strengthen your community.

 

Questions? Call Tamila at 814-835-2953

Learn more at www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org

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