Mental Health First Aid for Adults - Virtual


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

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan: 

 • Assess for risk of suicide or harm 

 • Listen nonjudgmentally 

 • Give reassurance and information 

 • Encourage appropriate professional help 

 • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

The course requires advanced registration. Participants must register 2 weeks in advance 

 Course Format: 

 - Participants must complete 2-hours of self-paced training at least 3 days prior to the course date. 

 -The 6.5-hour portion of the course is a small group-interactive training. Participants will join via 

 Zoom and should be prepared to be present and actively engaged for the whole course. 

 Technology Requirements: 

 - Computer with microphone and speakers 

 - HD webcam 

Cost: Free

Contact: Amy Bartels, [email protected], 573-346-2644 

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