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Mental Health First Aid: March 20-24

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Pilgrim Baptist Church

732 Central Ave W

St. Paul, MN 55104

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Mental Health First Aid @ the State Baptist Convention


When: March 20th - 24th, 2017

Where: Pilgrim Baptist Church, 732 Central Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55104

Class Schedule:

  • Mon., 3/20 @ 6:30p – 9:00p
  • Tue., 3/21 @ 6:30p – 7:50p
  • Wed., 3/22 @ 6:30p – 9:00p
  • Thur., 3/23 @ 6:30p – 7:50p
  • Fri., 3/24 @ 6:30p – 7:30p

Participants MUST attend the full class time each night.


Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8-hour training to teach participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it helps trainees identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The program offers concrete tools and answers key questions such as "What do I do?" and "Where can someone find help?"


This 8-hour interactive class includes:

  • Role playing
  • Scenarios
  • Discussion
  • Videos
  • Simulation


Who Should Attend?* This class is open to the public. It is a community based education class for people with little to some knowledge of mental illness. Anyone working - or living - in the community will benefit from this interactive class. *Please note the class may be too basic for some who work in mental health services.

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  • Attendance for the full class time and completion of final exam is mandatory
  • Participants will receive a course manual and certificate of completion from the National Council for Behavioral Health.
  • Contact hours are available.


Course Instructors: Alfred Johnson-Babington & Angie Dixon


This class is sponsored and funded by the Fairview Foundation, Stairstep Foundation, and Fairview Community Health


Questions? Contact Tiffany Utke: 612-706-4566 or tutke1@fairview.org


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