Older Adults Mental Health First Aid - Minneapolis, Thurs. Nov. 14 and Fri. Nov. 15, 2019, Parker Skyview, Thursday, 14. November 2019



Older Adults Mental Health First Aid 

When: Thursday, November 14 and Friday, November 15 Time: 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Where:  Parker Skyview, 1815 Central Ave. NE. Minneapolis, MN  55418
 
Participants MUST attend both class dates.

What is Older ***** Mental Health First Aid?
Older Adults Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that introduces the risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders, builds understanding of their impact and reviews common support options. The eight-hour course focuses on the unique experiences and needs of adults over the age of 65.  It will give you the skills needed to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and connect them to appropriate professional, peer, social and self-care.
Who Should Attend?
This community-based education class is intended for people who work with or care for older adults.  Please note, this class may be too basic for those who work in mental health services.

Contact hours are available.
 
This class, valued at $170 per person, is sponsored and funded by Fairview Foundation and Minneapolis Public Housing Authority.

Questions? Kate at 651-232-1449 or ketaylor@healtheast.org

Thursday, 14. November 2019, Parker Skyview, Older Adults Mental Health First Aid - Minneapolis, Thurs. Nov. 14 and Fri. Nov. 15, 2019

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