Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Shawnee Mission Medical Center
8am - 5pm
Email: JCMHCevents@jocogov.org to register or call: 913-715-7880. Space is Limited!
What: Mental Health First Aid is an interactive 8-hour course that gives people the skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The program helps build mental health literacy and helps the public identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness. Participants are introduced to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems and explore common interventions and treatments
Who: Mental Health First Aid is recommended for all people and organizations that make up the fabric of a community. The course benefits anyone interested in learning more about mental illness and about how to help someone experiencing a mental health crisis.