Adult Mental Health First Aid

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Mental Health First Aid for Adults teaches people how to recognize signs of mental health or substance use challenges in adults ages 18 and older, how to offer and provide initial help, and how to guide a person toward appropriate care if necessary. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, psychosis, and addictions.

This is an 8-hour course that focuses on recovery and resiliency. Participants receive a 3-year certification as a Mental Health First Aider.

Please contact us at 610-379-2001 or for upcoming classes or to schedule a training for your organization.

"I will incorporate ALGEE in therapeutic practice and be mindful of providing options/resources rather than advice." - M. Miller

"The MHFA training provided comprehensive tools and in-depth information for both personal and professional utilization as we navigate these uncertain times in healthcare." - H. Wormuth

"The training had a focus on the best way to determine a crisis and how to help the person through it. I felt it was very interesting and the best part was the interaction among the instructors and participants." - G. Padfield

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Eastcentral AHEC Eastcentral Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center
5662 Interchange Road, Lehighton, PA 18235 |

610.379.2001 |

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