Why get trained?
This 8 hour training is designed to give community members key skills to help somewho who is developing or experiencing a mental health crisis.
You will earn a 2 year certification in 8 hours- at no cost to you. Graduates of this program serve as a "first line of defense."
This cirriculum 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 commen 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
There's no cost to attend, and YMCA membership is not required.
Seating is limited, so reserve your space now.