Mental Health First Aid
Program certified by the Mental Health Commission of Canada
This 12-hour training will give your employees the tools necessary to help them give initial support to a person who may be developing a mental health problem or is experiencing a psychological crisis.
It covers four common mental health issues: problems related to substance abuse, mood, anxiety and trauma and psychosis. Participants who complete this course will be prepared to confidently address mental health issues at work as well as with families, friends and in their communities.
Advantages of this training
Training offered in French or English
Rima Jabbour is a nurse who works as an occupational health specialist in the air traffic control field. She coordinates peer support programs for mental health, addiction and stress management following a critical incident. She believes education and prevention are the keys to reducing stigma and raising public awareness of mental health, allowing us, as a society, to change for the better.