Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a groundbreaking, evidence-based, public education program. MHFA teaches the public how to recognize symptoms of mental health problems, how to offer and provide initial help, and how to guide a person toward appropriate treatments and other supportive help.

The aims of MHFA are to

  1. Preserve life when a person may be a danger to self or others
  2. Provide help to prevent the problem from becoming more serious
  3. To promote and enhance recovery
  4. Provide comfort and support

To learn about training or to get more information:

Susan Visser
Healthy Outcomes Partnership Coordinator

Mental Health First Aid Instructor
SOMERSET COUNTY YMCA
908.766.7898 ext 553

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