Part-time Courses - Mental Health
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|Course #||Courses||Length (Hours)||Distance||Status|
|HEAL1920||Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
Description: ASIST is a two-day, interactive workshop that prepares caregivers to provide suicide life-assisting, first-aid intervention. Small group discussions and skills practice are based on adult learning principles. ASIST teaches Pathways for Assisting Life (PAL), a practical guide to doing suicide interventions.
|HEAL1810||Mental Health First Aid
Description: Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Just as physical first aid is administered to an injured person before medical treatment can be obtained, MHFA is given until appropriate treatment is found or until the crisis is resolved. This course aims to improve mental health literacy, and provide the skills and knowledge to help people better manage potential or developing mental health problems in themselves, a family member, a friend or a colleague.
|HEAL1910||Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth
Description: Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth (aged 12-24) is a 14-hour course that improves mental health literacy. It provides the knowledge and skills to help you better support the mental health and wellness of youth and prevent potential or developing mental health problems.
|HEAL1820||Mental Health First Aid, Seniors
Description: Mental Health First Aid, Seniors is an adaptation of the Mental Health First Aid course that is intended to increase the capacity of seniors, families (informal caregivers), friends, staff in care settings and communities to promote mental health in seniors, prevent mental illness and suicide wherever possible in seniors, and intervene early when problems first emerge. Participants will learn a framework for having a confident conversation about mental health with family, friends, colleagues, and strangers.
|HEAL0120||Road to Mental Readiness
Description: The overall goal of this training created by the Mental Health Commission of Canada is to provide students in first responder and front-line provider programs with practical knowledge and skills to address mental health and mental illness. What you have learned in your first responder and front-line provider program will be reinforced by participating in R2MR while providing you with practical strategies and a certification recognized by the workplace.
Contacts for Mental Health.