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      #HealthierJC Mental Health First Aid training in Jersey City


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      December 6, 2019

      Friday   9:00 AM (on various days)

      140 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
      Jersey City, New Jersey

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      #HealthierJC Mental Health First Aid training

      Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour training to prepare you to assist people you encounter who may be experiencing a mental health or substance use issue. The training teaches the most common mental health conditions, risk factors, suicide prevention, and a simple 5-step stratagy to offer assistance. YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE 8HRS TO RECEIVE CERTIFICATION. This class is for adults 18 years or older to helping other adults. There is a separate class to assist youth. Mental Health First Aid has been taught to more than 2 million people worldwide and found to be effective at reducing mental health stigma, and in equipping people to identify issues and offer help. Each class is limited in size to facilitate learning. If you register, please come, or if plans change, release your tickets as soon as possible, so that someone else can go. This training is sponsored by NJCU's Health Science Student Organization. More details iare at HealthierJC MHFA FAQ.pdf. NOTE: if you wish to register multiple people, just submit a separate registration for each participant with their name and email address. If you would like this training for a large number of people (5+), please contact the program managers at the Jersey City Dept. of Health & Human Services: Tonie Costello (tcostello@jcnj.org) and Paul Bellan-Boyer (pbellan-boyer@jcnj.org).

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      This event repeats on various days: Dec 18

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.