ADULT Mental Health First Aid [March 27 & 28, 2019]

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Montgomery County Job & Family Services

1111 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd

Job Center Room 1133

Dayton, OH 45402

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Please note this training will take place over two days: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 AND Thursday, March 28, 2019. Each days class will take place from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. You must attend both days to recieve credit.

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Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care.

WHAT IT COVERS • Common signs and symptoms of mental illness. • Common signs and symptoms of substance use. • How to interact with a person in crisis. • How to connect the person with help.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Please arrive on-time and dressed in preparation for temperature fluctuations that may occur in the training room. There will be two fifteen minute breaks offered during the day along with a half hour for lunch. Lunch will not be provided. Please feel free to bring any food items you may require during the training.

CERTIFICATIONS & CONTINUING EDUCATION:

Participants that complete the full 8 hours of YOUTH Mental Health First Aid training will secure a three-year certification.

Montgomery County ADAMHS has been approved by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board to offer continuing education credit hours. Chemical Dependency Counselors and Preventionists can receive 8 hours of continuing education for completing the full 8 hours of ADULT Mental Health First Aid. For Chemical Dependency Professionals, the training meets the following Subject Content Area Classifications: C1 (1 hrs.); C2 (2.5 hrs.); C4 (2.5 hrs.); C6 (0.5 hrs.) and C7 (1.5 hrs.). For Prevention Professionals, P2 (4HR) &P6 (4HR). (Provider #50-17863)

**IMPORTANT** please follow these instructions for finding the training room.

  • Park in the main visitors lot at 1111 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd.
  • Enter through the ORANGE doors.
  • Continue straight (through a set of glass double doors)
  • At the café, veer to the left and continue straight
  • Go through a set of wooden double doors and continue straight.
  • Turn right just past Suite 185 (suites have signs above their doors).
  • There is a final set of double doors which will either be unlocked or someone will be stationed at to let people in.
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1111 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd

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Dayton, OH 45402

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