Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) shares the same overall purposes as traditional first aid – to save lives. Created by the Mental Health Commission of Canada and delivered by experienced, professional, and engaging facilitators from CMHA Kelowna, MHFA includes:
- Explanations of mental health, mental illness and mental health problems
- Signs and symptoms of common mental health problems and crisis situations
- Information about effective interventions and treatments
- Ways to access professional help
This session will be held at Okanagan College as part of their Continuing Studies Winter (2018) Program on November 29 and November 30 (both dates are needed for certification) from 8:30am-4:00pm.
If you have questions about this course email us
Or call 250-861-3644 and ask for our Community Education department.