Veterans Mental Health First Aid
Take a class. Save a life.
Strengthen your community. Military service has a profound impact on the service member and their family. Many experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), major depression and drug and alcohol issues. This 8-hour training gives you the tools you need to help someone showing signs of a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Take the class and make a difference in someone’s life.
What will you learn in MHFA?
- Specific warning signs, symptoms and risk factors in veterans and servicemebers with mental illness
- Information on depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis and substance use disorder
- A 5-step action plan to help someone in crisis or showing signs of mental illness
- Professional and self-help resources