November 13 & 14, 2012 • 9am-4pm
Location: Alumni Center 1st Floor
A 12-hour certification course to help communities better understand mental illness and respond to psychiatric emergencies.
What you will learn:
The prevalence of mental illnesses in the U.S. and their emotional and economic cost.
The potential warning signs and risk factors for depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, psychotic disorders, eating disorders, and substance abuse disorders.
A 5-step action plan to help an individual in crisis connect to professional care.
Resources available to help someone with a mental health problem.
Cody Brewington 417-836-8974