Mental Health First Aid is an eight hour course that trains participants to help people who may be experiencing a mental health problem or crisis. 

You will learn:

  • Risk factors and warning signs of mental health and substance use disorders such as depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis and addiction disorders.

  • A five step action plan to help someone developing a mental health problem or crisis.

  • Local resources to turn to for help (professional, peer, self-help).

To register online for an upcoming course please double click on the date below and complete the registration form.  To register by mail or in person please click here and follow the instructions on the enrollment form.

 

All courses begin at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up by 5:00 p.m. with a break for lunch. Lunch is on your own.  The cost of the course is $50.00 per person.  Eight hours of instruction and a manual are included.   Class size is limited to 25 participants.

If your group has 12 or more individuals, please contact us and we may be able to hold the course at a location convenient for you. Please email mhfa@pawnee.org or call at (785) 587-4300 for more information.

Manhattan

      April 3, 2019               Pawnee Mental Health Services      2001 Claflin Rd.   Manhattan, KS

      October 10, 2019      Pawnee Mental Health Services      2001 Claflin Rd.   Manhattan, KS

 

Concordia

      June 5, 2019               Pawnee Mental Health Services      210 West 21st St.  Concordia, KS

      November 6, 2019    Pawnee Mental Health Services      210 West 21st St.  Concordia, KS

Junction City

      September 4, 2019    Pawnee Mental Health Services      814 Caroline Ave  Junction City, KS

      December 4, 2019     Pawnee Mental Health Services      814 Caroline Ave  Junction City, KS