Mental Health First Aid USA Certification Training

Mental Health First Aid Trainings of 2017

 

An 8-hour interactive training course for adults. The course:

  • Presents an overview of mental health illness and substance abuse disorders
  • Introduces the risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems
  • Builds understanding of the impact of mental health illnesses
  • Teaches a five-step action plan to help an individual in crisis

Participants who successfully complete the 8-hour program will become a certified "Mental Health First Aider."

Upcoming Courses

March 17th - MHA
8:00 am -5:00 pm

Cost: $60 per person and includes lunch and materials.

For questions about the course contact Karla. 

MHA provides 8 continuing education credits for $12 in cooperation with the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board.

What's New

  • Forum addresses mental health issues

    Date:

    Author: Ron Wilkins

    State lawmakers from the Tippecanoe County area participated Monday in a mental health and addiction forum at the County Building 

  • The State of Mental Health in America

    Date:

    Author: Mental Health America

    Mental Health Facts, Stats, and Data

    Mental Health America is committed to promoting mental health as a critical part of overall wellness. We advocate for prevention services for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated services, care and treatment for those who need it, and recovery as the goal. 

    We believe that gathering and providing up-to-date data and information about disparities faced by individuals with mental health problems is a tool for change.

  • Cover Story: The Book of Bruce Springsteen

    Date:

    Author: David Kamp

    “One of the points I’m making in the book is that, whoever you’ve been and wherever you’ve been, it never leaves you,” he said, expanding upon this thought with the most Springsteen-esque metaphor possible: “I always picture it as a car. All your selves are in it. And a new self can get in, but the old selves can’t ever get out. The important thing is, who’s got their hands on the wheel at any given moment?”