The Free Black Women's Library in partnership with Thrive NYC brings you a free one day Mental Health First Aid Training session!!!
Mental Health First Aid Trainings provide practices and strategy that will help you recognize the early signs and symptoms of mental illness and substance misuse.
You will learn how to listen without judgement, as well as how to respond and support someone in distress until they can get the professional care they may need.
After completing this one day training, you will receive a three-year certification in Mental Health First Aid.
Research shows that this training has led to —
Improved ability to recognize behavioral health challenges
Greater confidence in one's ability to h...elp
Decreased negative attitudes toward mentall health challenges
Did you know that one in New Yorkers experience a mental health disorder in any given year.
Mental Health First Aid teaches people about the signs and symptoms of mental illnesses and how to apply an action plan.
Join us for this special training, due to the nature of this program this is an adults only space.
Register at the following link — interfaithfbwl.timetap.com
See you then!!!