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Become a Mental Health First –Aider
"Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour Certification Course that teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training helps you identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders." (http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/)
The course uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect persons to professional, peer and social supports as well as self-help resources.
Mental Health First Aider
When a mental health crisis happens, know what to do
You can help: People with mental illnesses often suffer alone
Mental illnesses are common: 1 in 5 adults in any given year
You care: Be there for a friend, family member, or colleague
Sept 2nd Time: 8:30 am-5pm Registeration 8:15 am
*RS Counseling & Wellness Center staff are available to provide custom Mental Health First Aid courses in the community. The Adult classes are usually conducted as a two-day seminar (4.5 hours each day), two half-day events spaced over a short period of time – the class can also be conducted as a one-day, 9.5 hour event. A minimum of 10 participants are needed to schedule a class, with a maximum of 20. MHFA courses are provided at a cost of $99 per particpant that includes the program materials.
Certificates will be awarded after the training for full attendance and completion of the course evaluation.
Refund policy: No refund will be given within 72 hours of program or “no shows.”
We accommodate persons with disabilities. Please email email@example.com for more information
Those who arrive late or leave early will not receive CE certificates of full attendance. And will not recieve a refund.
Certificates will be awarded via-email after completion of full training and course evaluation. (If we cannot read your information on the sign-in sheet, your certificate will not be sent)
“This organization Radiant Sunshine ACE Approval Number #1403 is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. The Radiant Sunshine maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: (March 2016– Feb 2017). Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in this course will receive 6 CEU Clinical continuing education clock hours.”
Please note these credits are accepted for Social Work:
Radiant Sunshine has been designated as a ACE provider of professional continuing education for social workers, NJ Social Workers please be aware that not pre approval of course may be needed call your state licensing board to verify CEU's approval.
Most MFT, LPC and other counseling professions can use ACE Providers because it is the Association of Social Work Board, please review your continuing education requirements and/or contact your state board.
For more information contact
Sharea Farmer, MSW, LCSW
As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Radiant Sunshine's owner, Sharea has translated many of her skills into developing a company with the goal of supporting, maintaining and improving individuals, non-profits and other human service agencies. She is a graduate from Rider University with a B.A. in Sociology and has completed her Masters in Social Work at Rutgers University; where she is currently an adjunct professor in the graduate level department of social work.
2nd presenter will be announced.
10% OFF DISCOUNT OFFERED FOR GROUPS OF 5 OR MORE (email Sharea Farmer at firstname.lastname@example.org for discount payment)
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
ID required for those seeking a certificate or if program offers CEUs
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes, up to 48 hours prior to event/workshop
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
No because all information is set 48 hours prior to training; due to the material preparation; names and emails are required.
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