Adult Mental Health First Aid Training

Wed Apr 24 2024 at 09:00 am to 03:00 pm

Children's Board | Tampa

Safe & Sound Hillsborough
Publisher/HostSafe & Sound Hillsborough
Adult Mental Health First Aid Training
Adults identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adults.
About this Event

This training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to adults who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care.

Learners will complete a 2-hour, self-paced online course, and participate in a 5.5-hours, instructor-led in-person training.

The course covers:

  • Common signs and symptoms of mental health challenges.
  • Common signs and symptoms of substance use challenges.
  • How to interact with a person in crisis.
  • How to connect a person with help.
  • Expanded content on trauma, substance use and self-care.

Learn how to respond with the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan (ALGEE ):

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm.
  • Listen nonjudgmentally.
  • Give reassurance and information.
  • Encourage appropriate professional help.
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies.

This training is offered by in partnership with the . It is FREE and open to the public thanks to a grant provided by BayCare.

Participants must live or work in Hillsborough County.

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Children's Board, 1002 East Palm Avenue, Tampa, United States


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