This 9-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 May 26, 2023)
- Introduction to the course
- Introduction to MHFA actions
Module 2: Virtual Classroom (June 1, 2023 from 9:00am- 12:30pm)
- 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 (June 2, 2023 from 9:00am- 12:30pm)
- 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 May 26, 2023) 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 Brittany Bullock from the Canadian Mental Health Association
A certificate will be provided upon completion of the 2-day training.
Course Fee- $75.00 (will be collected upon registration through paypal) PAYMENT MUST BE PROCESSED AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION DIRECTLY THROUGH PAYPAL. IF PAYMENT HAS NOT BEEN RECEIVED, YOUR REGISTRATION WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE LIST.
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 May 19, 2023.
By completing this registration, you agree to the Terms and Conditions of Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program.