Mental Health First Aid: Supporting Older Adults

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Mental Health First Aid: Supporting Older Adults

October 13 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Free

Join us for evidence-based training by the Mental Health Commission of Canada. This course is designed for people who have frequent contact with older adults such as family members, friends, community health workers, and volunteers.
Learn to recognize and effectively respond to an emerging mental health problem in older adults.
✅ Recognize symptoms as they develop
✅ Provide initial help when dealing with a mental health problem or crisis
✅ Guide a senior and/or caregiver toward appropriate professional help
✅ Provide strategies and resources to support both seniors and their caregivers

Sponsored by the Government of Alberta to support the mental health of Alberta’s aging population.

Organizer

Sturgeon County FCSS
Phone:
780-939-8336
Email:
programs@sturgeoncounty.ca
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Venue

Sturgeon County Protective Services Headquarters
54509 Range Road 252
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8T0S1 Canada
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