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Mental Health First Aid

MHFA is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.

 

More than 200,000 Canadians have been trained since 2007.

 

Mental Health First Aid

LEARN MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID (MHFA)

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Recognize

a change in behaviour

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Respond

with a confident conversation

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Guide

to appropriate resources and support

EVALUATED OUTCOMES

  •  Increase awareness
  •  Increase confidence
  •  Decrease stigma

IN THE WORKPLACE

  •  Engage clients and stakeholders with confidence
  •  Improve mental health among colleagues
  •  Develop a common language and understanding

BECOME AN INSTRUCTOR

  •  Join a network of over 1,000 active instructors
  •  Share your skills and experiences
  •  Improve your community

 

No matter where you grew up, what level of education you earned, or what profession you are in, marriage status, or culture you belong to, Mental Health First Aid is going to improve society in so many ways. It will break down barriers.

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MHFA in Canada and Internationally

Active in 25 countries internationally since 2002. In Canada since 2007, over 200,000 participants, 5,000 communities, 14,000 organizations and 10,000 courses.