Teen MHFA Pilot Site 2nd Cohort

Thank You to All Who Applied to the teen Mental Health First Aid Expanded Pilot! You may know that in May we opened a call for applications to be among the next cohort of sites that will bring teen Mental Health First Aid (tMHFA) to students in their communities! We were overwhelmed by the number…

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News You Can Use: Teen MHFA, Portal FAQ, and More!

  WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATION TO EXPAND THE TEEN MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID PILOT! Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is expanding the teen Mental Health First Aid (tMHFA) Pilot Project. We are inviting schools and organizations to apply for the 2019-2020 school year. Recognizing that teens prefer sharing problems with peers, tMHFA teaches high school…

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Learn More About the tMHFA Pilot Project!

        Next Week: tMHFA Information Sessions! Dear Colleagues, We’re excited to expand Mental Health First Aid USA’s teen Mental Health First Aid (tMHFA) Pilot Project! Learn more about the tMHFA Pilot Project in the tMHFA Frequently Asked Questions. Thank you to all schools and organizations who have already applied. For those still interested, applications are…

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SAVE THE DATE: SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2019

  SAVE THE DATE: SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2019 Suicide Prevention: Strategies That Work Monday, May 6, 2019 | 3 – 4:30 p.m. EDT On Monday, May 6, SAMHSA will host the Awareness Day 2019 event, with the theme of “Suicide Prevention: Strategies That Work.” National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day (Awareness Day)…

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MH Awareness Older Adults

Save the Date for the Second National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day Monday, May 20, 2019 | 1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Eastern Time SAMHSA, the Administration for Community Living, and the National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging invite you to mark your calendar for the second National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day! This event…

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MHFA Numbers

Good Day to All I wanted to show you all how our numbers are doing in MHFA. This is a collection of data reports since November 2018, just after my computer was replaced because of a virus. Mike Data Requested 10/22/2018 11/28/2018 12/19/2019 1/22/2019 2/22/2019 3/21/2019 4/22/2019 Instructor Count Instructor Count Instructor Count Instructor Count…

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Register for the Mental Illness 101 Webinar Series

Mental Illness 101: A Practical Primer Series for Faith Communities With one in five people experiencing some form of mental illness each year, it comes as no surprise that faith communities are contending with this reality in their congregations and neighborhoods. The HHS Partnership Center is hosting a timely series of webinars aimed at educating,…

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MHFA: Adult Manual Price Change

Adult Manual Price Change Hi Ginny, Mental Health First Aid continues to grow, and we’re excited to make program updates and quality improvements. As a result, Adult manuals, in both English and Spanish, will have a new price of $18.95 (including shipping) effective Feb. 11.  If you have any questions, please reach out to MHFAOrders@TheNationalCouncil.org. Best, Mental Health First Aid USA…

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