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La Crosse County Emergency Response Fund activated in response to COVID-19. More details here.

Events

La Crosse Area Mental Health First Aid Training Day

When:
May 22, 2019 all-day
2019-05-22T00:00:00-05:00
2019-05-23T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Viterbo University Fine Arts Center
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Diana DiazGranados

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour training course that gives you the tools to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders.  There are courses specific to adult mental health and youth mental health – both courses will be offered at this training.

What it covers:

  • Common signs and symptoms of mental illness
  • Common signs and symptoms of substance abuse
  • How to assist an individual in a crisis
  • How to connect an individual to help

Who should attend:  Adult community members, Employers, Faith leaders, Parents, Caring individuals

www.surveymonkey.com/r/RegisterYMHFA

Please pre-register – training capacity and space is limited and walk-in availability is limited.