Earn a National Certification in Mental Health First Aid!

Back by popular demand!  CADEC is excited to offer Mental Health First Aid Certification Training again this semester!

 

4 Reasons to Become Mental Health First Certified

             

Be prepared   -  When a mental health crisis happens, know what to do                                          

 

You can help  –  People with mental illness and substance abuse often suffer alone

 

You care  -  Be there for a friend, family member or colleague

 

Mental illnesses are common  -  1 in 5 adults in any given year                                                                                          

 

Chances are you know someone experiencing a substance use or mental health disorder. You can help them. The groundbreaking evidence-based public education program Mental Health First Aid teaches you about common warning signs and risk factors for mental health and substance use problems and provides a five step action plan and resources for helping someone in crisis.   The Campus Alcohol and Drug Education Center is thrilled to offer this evidence-based Certification Training to all students, staff and faculty.

 

WHAT:  Mental Health First Aid Certification Training 

 

WHEN:  Monday, November 10 AND Wednesday, November 12 from 5:00 PM – 9:30 PM BOTH DAYS REQUIRED.  Light snacks served at Break.

 

PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND ALL DATES AND TIMES – COURSE TOTALS 8 HOURS OF TRAINING

 

COST:  $25 - Due to CADEC PRIOR to first Course Date – Deposit Returned Upon Course Completion/Certification

 

TO REGISTER: Come by the Campus Alcohol & Drug Education Center (CADEC) in Student Services Center, Room 180 and pay your $20 Refundable Deposit

 

Questions:  Call CADEC 530.898.6450 or cadec@csuchico.edu or www.csuchico.edu/cadec