Mental Health First Aid - Carman

Oct 24 - 25, 2019 8:30AM — 4:30PM

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Location

Carman United Church
142-1st St, Carman MB

Event Organizer

Jennifer Merasty
204-822-2662
Email

Registration

Seating is limited. Register online to reserve your seat.

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Canada For Adults who Interact with Youth teaches first aid skills to adults so they can provide help to youth (ages 12-24) developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. In 14 hours* you will learn:

  • signs and symptoms of common mental health problems and crisis situations
  • basic actions for mental health first aid
  • information about effective interventions and treatments
  • how to access help and resources

Mental Health Problems

  • substance related disorder
  • depression
  • anxiety disorders
  • psychosis
    • deliberate self injury
    • eating disorders

Crisis Situations

  • overdose
  • suicidal behaviour
  • panic attacks/acute stress reaction
  • acute psychosis

 Registration Fee:

  • for Southern Health-Santé Sud staff:  No charge
  • for community members: $75 (payable to Southern Health-Santé Sud)

Please mail payment to:

Regional Office Morden
c/o Jennifer Merasty
3-30 Stephen Street
Morden, MB R6M 2G3

For more information, please call 204-326-6411 ext 2099 or by email.

*Certificates provided to those who attend the entire 14 hours by the Mental Health Commission of Canada.

 

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