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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Piedmont wants to erase stigma over mental health

Piedmont wants to erase stigma over mental health By Paul Collins Oct 14, 2018 MARTINSVILLE — “It isn’t always easy to make the decision to seek mental health treatment,” stated Sharon Buckman, Piedmont Community Services’ clinical division director.   “Once the decision is made, navigating the treatment system can be a challenge,” Buckman wrote in…

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National Drugs and Alcohol Facts Week

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Forward Talk About Drugged Driving During National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW) Drugged driving is on the rise. Almost a million more Americans drove under the influence of illicit drugs in 2017 compared with 2016. According to new data from the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and…

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Patient Point/NoStigmas

Jacob Moore <jake@nostigmas.org> Unsubscribe 11:34 AM (2 minutes ago) to me Hi, We’ve teamed up with patient engagement leader PatientPoint® to help address mental health stigmas—beginning at the doctor’s office. By delivering a unique combination ofcompelling educational content and patient testimonials in more than 4,500 primary carewaiting rooms nationwide, we hope to increase understanding and reduce stigmas surrounding mental illness. In each primary care waiting…

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Action Alliance

National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention info@actionallianceforsuicideprevention.org via auth.ccsend.com  10:28 AM (24 minutes ago) to me   View as Webpage The Nation’s Public-Private Partnership for Suicide Prevention National Survey Shows Majority of Americans Would Take Action to Prevent Suicide As part of National Suicide Prevention Week, and in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and The Harris Poll, we’ve…

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National Council

  Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see. ― Neil Postman Passionate people and organizations around the country are helping healthy children grow up in healthy communities – free of depression, anxiety and suicide. And the National Council has a way to take these leading-edge practices to scale. I’m…

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National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week

View this email in your browser Share Tweet Forward NDAFW Registration Is Now Open! We’re excited to announce that registration is now open for the next National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW), to be held January 22–27, 2019. This annual health observance is coordinated by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, both…

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HHS Partnership Center

Having trouble viewing this email? View it in your browser. HHS Partnership Center Summer Webinar Series: “The Science and Practice of Community-Based Prevention of Substance Use” “Prevention” is shorthand terminology for the work of breaking the cycle of addiction and preventing future generations from harm. SAMHSA invites you to join the HHS Partnership Center this summer for a three-part…

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MHFA Facebook

Let’s Get Social! Are you part of the Instructor Facebook group yet? If not, join now to chat with other Instructors, give and receive advice and become more active in the greater Mental Health First Aid community. And don’t miss TODAY’S Facebook Live event at 2:30 p.m. ET all about how to promote your courses on social…

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