This 8-hour course opens with a self-directed module (Module 1) that focuses on the information and strategies that participants will discuss and practice throughout the virtual classroom modules (Modules 2 and 3).
Module 1: 2 hours of Self-Directed Learning (sent out 1 week prior- week of March 29- April 1, 2021)
- Introduction to the course
- Introduction to MHFA actions
Module 2: Virtual Classroom (April 7, 2021 from 9:00am- 12:00pm)
- Practice applying MHFA actions to situations of declining mental well-being
- Guidelines for MHFA conversations with people from diverse cultures and members of the 2SLGBTQ+ community
Module 3: Virtual Classroom (April 8, 2021 from 9:00am- 12:00pm)
- Discussion on using MHFA actions for self-care
- Practice using MHFA actions in crisis situations
Course participants are required to complete Module 1 (sent out 1 week prior- week of March 29th, 2021) before completing Module 2 and 3.
This program is an evidence based program of the Mental Health Commission of Canada.
The program is delivered by Robin Bender. Robin is the founder of a Waterloo, Ontario-based training consulting company called "Mega Health at Work".
A certificate will be provided at the end of the 2-day training.
Course Fee- $75.00 (will be collected upon registration through paypal)
upon registration, participants will receive the “MHFA Participant Reference
Guide” that outlines MHFA actions for developing mental health and substance
use problems, and mental health and substance use crises.
Please note: Attendance and participation is required in order to receive your certificate.
You must notify us 72 hours prior to the event if you are no longer able to attend.
No refunds will be processed after March 19, 2021.
By completing this registration, you agree to the Terms and Conditions of Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program.