ADULT Mental Health First Aid [September 19, 2019]

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Montgomery County ADAMHS

409 E. Monument Ave

2nd Floor Training Suite

Dayton, OH 45402

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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. Coffee and water will be provided. 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 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)

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Parking is available in the parking garage located at 405 Water Street (45402) which is accessible by turning at the traffic light located at the intersection of East Monument Ave. and Water Street. Parking is pro-rated up to 3 hours - for 3-hours or more, the daily rate is $8.00. ABM, which manages the garage, no longer offers validation.

Alternatively, you may park in the west parking lot (across Water Street from ADAMHS) but you must print your Eventbrite ticket and place it on your dashboard. Please park as close to the hotel as possible. Those parking in the lot without the Eventbrite ticket displayed or a tenant parking pass may be fined or towed at the owner's expense.

To access 409 Monument Avenue, cross Water Street; and head towards the four-story brick building in front of you. The entrance is to the left of the window that has signage for Bridge Credit Union. Once inside the building take the elevator to the 2nd floor Training Suite.

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