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Trust Training Cooperative presents: Mental Health First Aid

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Trust Training Cooperative presents: Mental Health First Aid

Similar to ‘First Aid’ and CPR, ‘Mental Health First Aid’ teaches you how to help those experiencing mental health problems until professional help is available.

Who: All are welcome. This is a non-clinical public education training for anyone.

What: Mental Health First Aid

Date/Time*/Registration:

  • Morning session: October 14 and 15 from 8:00am-12:00pm (each day) o Register:http://ttclms.org/class_detail.php?z_classid=105445
  • Evening session: October 14 and 15 from 5:30pm-9:30pm (each day) o Register:http://ttclms.org/class_detail.php?z_classid=105447

    *Important: These are two different training sessions offered on the same days. If you attend the morning session on one day, then you must attend the second morning session; you cannot attend the evening session that day or the next day. The same thing applies to the evening sessions. You cannot swap the sessions.

    Location:

    Masonic Lodge 406 1st St Cordova, AK 99574

    Cost:

  • Standard Registration: $50
  • Standard Registration with NASW CEUs: $80
  • University Staff/Faculty/Student Registration: $0
  • University Staff/Faculty/Student Registration with NASW CEUs: $30

    Why: Mental Health First Aid is designed to arm the public with skills to help individuals who are developing a mental healthproblemorexperiencingamentalhealthcrisis. MentalHealthFirstAidisanon-clinical,publiceducation experience offered as an interactive 8-hour certification course that presents an overview of mental illness and substanceuseissuesintheU.S..Thecourse addressesthefearandstigmaassociatedwithmentalillnessand introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact,andoverviewscommontreatments.Thosewhotakethe coursetocertifyasMentalHealthFirstAiderslearn a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

    Contact: For more information, contact Jill Ramsey at 907-264-6228 or jill@alaskachd.org. For more information on other TTC sponsored trainings,

    visit www.ttclms.org

    The TTC is grant funded by the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority through the University of Alaska Anchorage Center for Human Development
    UAA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution.

    TTC Refund Policy: A cancelation notice must be given 2 working days (48 hours) prior to the training, conference or event, to be issued a full refund of the registration fee.