- Mental Health, Chemical Dependency & Developmental
- Mental Health First Aid Training
Mental Health First Aid Training
Why 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 appropriate care.
On average, there are
suicides a day.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
From 1999 to 2016,
people died from drug overdose.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Nearly 1 in 5 U.S
adults live with a mental illness.
National Institute of Mental Health via the
National Survey on Drug use and Health
and the Substance Abuse and Mental
Health Services Administration
Who Should Take It:
What It Covers:
|The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan:|
|Mental Health First Aid Courses available in Nassau County, NY:|
Trainings are Free of Charge
To Schedule a Training Contact:
Nassau County Office of Mental Health, Chemical Dependency and Developmental Disabilities Services
For more information about Mental Health First Aid: