MHFA
MHFA

Mental Health First Aid (Basic Course)

Mental Health First Aid is equivalent to regular First Aid, but specifically focuses on how to intervene when mental health is in jeopardy.  This course is intended for anyone who interacts with other people, whether that be at work, church, school, or even simply with your family and friends.

 

This 12 hour, 2 day interactive course teaches:

  • Signs and symptoms of substance use, mood, anxiety, trauma, and psychotic disorders
  • How to support someone who has or is developing a mental health problem
  • How to intervene in a mental health crisis including overdoses, suicidal thoughts, panic attacks, and psychosis
  • Relevant mental health supports in Edmonton

 

Click here  for a downloadable version of the brochure.

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Facilitator

Jennifer Chow
Jennifer Chow, M.C.P

Registered Provisional Psychologist

Workshop Details

Dates

July 6 & 7, 2017

Aug. 24 & 25, 2017

Sept. 28 & 29, 2017

Oct. 26 & 27, 2017

Nov. 23 & 24, 2017

Dec. 7 & 8, 2017

Time

9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Cost

$150

*Employers may cover the cost of this course as it falls under the category of workplace safety and professional development.  Mental Health First Aid may also be covered by employee/extended health benefits.

Location

Cornerstone Counselling Centre

Suite 302, 10140 117 Street

Edmonton, AB T5K 1X3

For More Information & to Register

Space is limited. Please register early. Registration and payment must be received one week prior to the start date.

Call 780.482.6215 ext. 0

Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled 7 or more days prior to the event are refundable minus a $75 registration fee. Cancellations less than 7 days prior to the workshop are non-refundable.

 

We reserve the right to cancel workshops due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrollment.

Additional Counselling Services

Individual Counselling

Individuals

Couples Counselling

Couples

Children & Adolescent Counselling

Children & Adolescents

Family Counselling

Families

Speakers & group facilitation

Speakers & Group Facilitation

Assessment Services

Assessment Services