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Mental Health First Aid Training 11/14

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Georgetown Health Foundation

2423 Williams Drive

Suite 101 Rm C

Georgetown, TX 78628

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Take a class. Save a life. Strengthen your community.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an 8-hour class that teaches people how to help someone in crisis or showing signs of mental illness or substance use disorder. MHFA can save a life, just like CPR can save someone who can’t breathe or is having a heart attack.

Why is MHFA important?

Mental illness is common. Approximately 1 in 5 adults experience mental illness and
50% of mental health issues can
be identified by age 14.

Who should take MHFA?

Anyone who wants to help someone in crisis. You can make a difference.

What will you learn in MHFA?

  • Warning signs, symptoms and risk factors of mental illness
  • Information on depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis and substance use disorder
  • A 5-step action plan to help someone in crisis or showing signs of mental illness
  • Professional and self-help resource


Household income is asked during registration for grant purposes only. Click here for poverty guidelines.


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