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BC CAN Training – Overview of Mental Health First Aid & Stop the Bleed Training

April 4 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Registration is open, see link below.

CAN CONNECTION – Training Alert – Training on Mental Health First Aid – April 2019

About the Program:  

We are planning a 2.5 hour presentation focused on understanding

Mental Health First Aid, presented by Kate Lowrey, a national certified trainer for Youth and Adult Mental Health First Aid, certified through the Pennsylvania Certification Board as a Disaster Crisis Outreach Team (DCORT) Responder.

Expected outcomes include increased comprehension and review of :

What is MHFA

Who Should Receive MHFA

Mental Health Problems in the U.S.

Stigma

Signs and Symptoms of Mental Illnesses

How to Become Trained in MHFA

Followed by: Stop the Bleed Training (proper application of a tourniquet in an emergency) Presented by Jeff McKay of Beaver County Emergency Services

A continental breakfast will be provided to allow participants a chance to network from 8:30 am—9:00 am.   The presentation will begin at 9 am.

 

Who Should Attend:

This training is for agency personnel who would like to learn more about MHFA and how to provide an interactive 8-hour certification course to employees. Stop the Bleed is open to everyone. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Details

Date:
April 4
Time:
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Website:
www.bccan.org

Organizer

BCCAN
Email:
lscaff@bccan.org
Website:
bccan.org

Venue

Penn State Beaver Campus- The Lodge – Student Union, Monaca, PA
100 University Drive
Monaca, PA 15061 United States
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