Mental Health
First Aid

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be  developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care.

Who should take this training?

•    Employers
•    Police officers
•    Hospital staff
•    First responders
•    Faith leaders
•    Community members
•    Caring individuals

What does the training cover?

•     Common signs and symptoms
       of mental illness.
•     Common signs and symptoms
       of substance use.
•     How to interact with a person
       in crisis.
•     How to connect the person
       with help.
•     How to administer naloxone in                         the event of an opioid overdose.

Cost of training:

1-20 trainees: $1,150

21-40 trainees: $1,550

An equivalent amount of CEUs will be provided for the number of training hours completed.
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Hamilton Center, Inc. Community Training offers skills that people can use to assist those struggling with mental health and addiction issuesor crisis. Training opportunities are available for orgnaizations, professionals, community members, and youth. To learn more go to

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