Mental Health First Aid Training

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An enterprise-level approach to mental health awareness and training aims to improve early recognition and encourage help-seeking, enhancing utilization of timely, appropriate support, in hopes of limiting the impact mental health issues can have on the work environment. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an evidence-based training program administered by the National Council for Mental Wellbeing that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges.

Program Summary

The training gives you the skills to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use challenge or experiencing a crisis.

What We Cover

  • 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.

Cost & Capacity

Space is limited to 30 registrants per session.

If capacity is reached, please email to be placed on the waitlist. We frequently take multiple people off the waitlist. 

This training is very popular and fills up fast! We kindly ask that you inform us if you registered and are then unable to attend so we can utilize the full capacity of the training. 

Upcoming Sessions

There are currently no corresponding events with this program

Thank You

NHBSR is partnering with Sunshine Silver Lining in offering Mental Health First Aid Training.

Sunshine Silver Lining