West Central Behavioral Health is offering Mental Health First Aid courses for adults in our community.

Mental Health First Aid is a day-long course that will help you learn:

  • The potential warning signs and risk factors for depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, psychotic disorders, eating disorders, substance abuse disorders and more
  • A 5-step action plan to help an individual in crisis connect to the help they need
  • Resources available to help someone with a mental health problem

Classes are free and open to the public. Anyone with an interest in helping their community is welcome to attend.

The classes will be held on:

July 25 in Lebanon at DHMC Conference Room 1A, 18 Heater Road
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

August 29 in Newport at Newport Probate Court, 3rd Floor, 14 Main Street
8:15 am – 5:15 pm

September 16 in Claremont at Sullivan County Corrections Department, 103 County Farm Road
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Class size is limited so please register early. Registrants must be 18 or older. To reserve your seat, call Sandra Orndorff at (603) 448-0126.

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  1. Thanks to WNTK for having us on this morning and giving us a chance to talk about Mental Health First Aid!

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