Adult Mental Health First Aid:
No Cost to Participants - Colorado Springs, CO - NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness - Colorado Springs - 1 Day Course

Seats: 22/35

  • Friday, Jan 25, 2019 8:00 AMFriday, Jan 25, 2019 5:00 PM

  • Citizens Service Center - 1675 Garden of the Gods Road - Assessors Room 1st floor/ Room 1017, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 View Map

Mental Health first aid is an evidence-based, public health training program that teaches participants the signs and symptoms of mental health challenges or crisis, what to do in an emergency, and where to turn for help. MHFA is implemented around the U.S. and the world. Research has shown that the training reduces stigma, enhances behavioral health literacy, and improves participants' behavioral health.

Instructor(s): This course will be taught by: Madeline Arroyo - madeline.arroyo@aspenpointe.org

Lunch: Participants will have 1 hour for lunch.

Parking: available on site

Inclement Weather: Class will be cancelled if the Citizens Service Center is closed due to weather - Participants will be notified by 6:00AM day of the training should class be cancelled.


Cost: No Cost to Participants
The  $60.00 per participant cost of this training has been generously covered by Aspen Pointe and NAMICOS.

Volunteer@namicos.org or MHFA coordinator: Madeline Arroyo