Mental Health First Aid at Work

When:  Dec 17, 2020 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (CT)
Dial-in Instructions:
This event is virtual and has only 25 slots available. The registration confirmation email will display the dial-in instructions.


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This is a virtual event.
Creating a psychological safe and healthy work environment begins with a conversation at every level of the organization. Mental Health First Aid at Work initiates the conversation, allowing participants to challenge the myths and misperceptions of mental illness in the workplace, skillfully approach an individual experiencing mental illness, and connect that individual to available resources.

Mental Health First Aid at Work offers participants the opportunity to practice components of the ALGEE Action Plan: Approach, acknowledge risk, assist and ask the question (when applicable);Listening non-judgmentally; Give reassurance; Encourage self-help and Enlistment of available resources.

It is recommended that two persons from an organization complete this course – space is limited. Learn More

Learning objectives:

  • Describe the purpose and role of Mental Health First Aid.
  • Identify the impact of mental health challenges and recovery on the well-being of adults in the workplace.
  • Describe the principles of workplace safety and privacy.
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of mental health challenges and how they impact the workplace.
  • Explain and practice the 5 steps of the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan (ALGEE).
  • Discuss appropriate methods of self-care for individuals in the workplace.

Registration Information:

Links to register and save to your calendar are below 
Members $0
Employer Non-Members $0
Thank you to Lyra Health for making it possible for MBGH to offer this event to you at no cost.

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