Mental Health First Aid Train-the-Trainer in Blair County
October 23 - October 27
Mental Health First Aid takes the fear and hesitation out of starting conversations about mental health and substance use problems by improving understanding and providing an action plan that teaches people to safely and responsibly identify and address a potential mental illness or substance use disorder.
Instructors are the KEY to spreading MHFA across the country.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will become certified to teach the eight hour Mental Health First Aid program in your community and beyond. You will share your knowledge to help make a difference in the lives of others.
Reasons to become a MHFA Instructor:
- Connect – Bring your community together.
- Educate – Build mental health literacy.
- Advocate – Reduce negative attitudes about mental illness.
- Lead – Show others how they can help.
Who: NAMI PA Blair County
What: Mental Health First Aid Train-the-Trainer
When: October 23 – 27, 2017, 8:00am – 4:30 pm
Where: SAEMS Council, 2900 Beale Ave, Altoona, PA
Cost: If serving Blair County – $500; Out of County – $1000
Save the Date Flier: MHFA TTT FLYER OCT 2017
Application: October 2017 MHFA TTT APP