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September 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Older Adult Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults Mental Health First Aid USA for Older Adults is an 8-hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adults over the age of 65, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an older adult in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. Mental Health First Aid uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect older adults to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
http://dasuicideprevention.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/OA-MHFA-9-19-2019.pdf