Mental Health First Aid

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 8:00am to Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 5:00pm
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Individuals will learn how to identify, understand and respond to those who may be experiencing a mental health related problem or crisis. You will learn what to do, what to say, and how to offer support and resources with confidence. Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course offered by trained facilitators and is listed in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices. For details, visit

Registration is available online. 

Cost:  $50 per person

Dates and Locations:

Altoona, Polk County Extension Office - Thursday Feb 7, 2019 (8am-5pm)

Atlantic, Cass County Extension Office– Thursday April 25, 2019 (8am-5pm)

Iowa City, Johnson County Extension Office – Thursday May 23, 2019 (8am-5pm)

Storm Lake, Buena Vista County Extension Office – Thursday September 26, 2019 (8am-5pm)

Waterloo, Black Hawk County Extension Office – Thursday November 7, 2019 (8am-5pm)