Due to COVID-19, all EHF Congregational Engagement in-person gatherings and trainings are being held virtually.
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Mental Health First Aid (Adult) | St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Livingston 6/12
June 12 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Mental Health First Aid (Adult) | St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Livingston
Hosted by St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Livingston in partnership with the Polk County Probation Office
Adult Mental Health First Aid at St. Luke’s, Livingston
Please join St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Livingston for an 8-hour Mental Health First Aid training course partnered with the Polk County Probation Office.
Date: Saturday, June 12, 2021
Time: 8:30AM – 5:00PM CDT
Mental Health First Aid Teaches:
* Risk factors and warning signs of mental health concerns
* Information on depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, and substance abuse
* A 5-step action plan to help someone developing a mental health concern or in crisis
* Available evidence-based professional, peer, and self-help resources
Who takes the course?: Mental Health First Aid is intended for all people and organizations that make up the fabric of a community. Professionals who regularly interact with a lot of people (such as police officers, human resource directors, and primary care workers), school and college leadership, faith communities, friends and family of individuals with mental illness or addiction, or anyone interested in learning more about mental illness and addiction should get trained.
Please contact Melodee Toles at [email protected] with any questions or concerns regarding the workshop.
The Episcopal Health Foundation Congregational Engagement Team works with the Episcopal congregations in the Episcopal Diocese of Texas to deepen their outreach ministries engaging in building healthy communities.