Mental Health First Aid

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Event: Mental Health First Aid

Date: 10/18/19

Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Where: Penn Foundation – Loux Center (Univest Community Room)

Cost: Free

Information:

Mental Health First Aid teaches risk factors and warning signs of mental health concerns; information on depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, and substance abuse; a 5-step action plan to help someone developing a mental health concern in crisis; and available professional, peer and self-help resources.

The course helps anyone who wants to learn how to provide initial help to someone who may be experiencing symptoms of a mental illness or in crisis.  The course gives tools to help friends, family members, colleagues, or others in the community.

For questions or more information, please contact Karen Kern at 215.452.5171 or kkern@pennfoundation.org.

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