Why get trained?
This 8-hour training is designed to give community members key skills to help someone who is developing or experiencing a mental health crisis.
You will earn a 2 year certification in 8 hours – at no cost to you
Many adults are experiencing a mental health crisis and don’t know where to turn
Graduates of this innovative program serve as a “first line of defense”
This curriculum was developed by mental health professionals and is designed to provide practical knowledge that can be put to use right away.
Use a 5-Step action plan to recognize symptoms of mental health issues
Identify common mental health challenges for adults including anxiety, depression, and substance abuse
Learn effective ways to provide initial help and guidance to the appropriate treatments, resources or other supportive help
No cost to attend, and YMCA membership is not required.
Seating is limited, so reserve your space today!
Please Note: the physicians do not have access to your medical history and can only speak in general terms. You should always check with your personal doctor for specific health questions. If you do not have a personal physician and would like one, visit baptistprimarycare.net