2023 Mental Health First Aid Training Course

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2023 Mental Health First Aid Training Course

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges.

By Mental Health America of Los Angeles

When and where

Date and time

May 17 · 9am - October 25 · 4pm PDT

Location

Online

About this event

MHALA’s adult Mental Health First Aid course is appropriate for those who want to learn how to help a person who may be experiencing a mental health-related crisis or problem.

This training is free to adults who live or work in Long Beach, Calif.

WHAT IT COVERS

• Common signs and symptoms of mental health challenges.

• Common signs and symptoms of substance use challenges.

• How to interact with a person in crisis.

• How to connect a person with help.

• Expanded content on trauma, substance use, and self-care

Attendees complete a 2-hour, self-paced online course, and participate in a 6-hour, instructor-led training held via Zoom.

This training is brought to you through a grant from the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center Community Benefit Grants Program. 

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to complete the 2-hour course prior to the online training?
Will there be a lunch break during the Zoom training?

About the organizer

Mental Health America of Los Angeles (MHALA) works to ensure that people with
mental health needs achieve meaningful, healthy lives in their
communities.