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Adult Mental Health First Aid

  • Class Type: Personal Enrichment
  • Location: Lexington
  • Start Date: March 31, 2023
  • Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Adult Mental Health First Aid is an international program proven effective. Peer-reviewed studies published in Australia, where the program originated, show that individuals trained in the program:

  • Grow their knowledge of signs, symptoms and risk factors of mental illnesses and addictions.
  • Can identify multiple types of professional and self-help resources for individuals with a mental illness or addiction.
  • Increase their confidence in and likelihood to help an individual in distress.
  • Show increased mental wellness.

Studies also show that the program reduces the social distance created by negative attitudes and perceptions of individuals with mental illnesses.

Lunch from 12 noon-1 p.m. is on your own. The class is sponsored by Region II Human Services and Central Community College-Lexington.

AVOR 9000 CLE17

Class Details

  • Cost: Free
  • Address:
    1501 Plum Creek Pkwy.
  • Location: CCC-Lexington

Contact

Registration can be completed by contacting Sindy Fiene at 308-324-8480, toll-free in Nebraska at 1-877-222-0780 or by email at sindyfiene@cccneb.edu.

For additional questions, contact Shannon at 308-534-6029, ext. 152, or  by email at shannonsell@r2hs.com.

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