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Adult Mental Health First Aid

Date Mon, Jan 11
Time 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

    CHA is now offering a virtual version of our MHFA trainings.

    Virtual Mental Health First Aid is a two-part, eight-hour class that involves:

    1. Two-hour, self-paced, online prework on Mental Health First aid topics and brief training on the online Zoom platform, which is used to host the live part of the class.
    2. Six hour, instructor-lead, live training on Zoom.

    Please note that you will need to complete the two-hour prework BEFORE the live portion of the class .

    Registration is required. To register, please click the button above.

    Registration is provided on a first come, first served basis.

    Adult MHFA is an 8-hour certification training that gives community members the skills to assist someone facing a mental health crisis. Trainees learn about risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help.

    The training is being offered by the Cambridge Health Alliance in collaboration with and made possible through a grant from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration(SAMHSA).

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