Mental Health First Aid is now available to the general public and you can be someone who gets it!
Mental Health First Aid is a 8 hour certification training. The intent of this training is to help you better understand Mental Illness and how to respond to someone who is facing a mental health crisis. After taking this course you will be equipped with a five step action plan which includes the skills, resources and knowledge to assist someone in crisis with linking to a professional, peer support or a socail support. Community Mental Health of Ottawa County is currently offering the one day course for only $20 in an effort to train as many Mental Health First Aiders as possible.
For more information, contact:
Anna Bednarek, Consumer Service Coordinator
Community Mental Health of Ottawa County
12265 James Street
Holland, MI 49424