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Mental Health First Aid

About This Event

  • Event Type:Community Health Education
  • Event Capacity:10

This powerful and enlightening 8 hour, two-part comprehensive course is presented by the El Dorado County Mental Health Department.

    It focuses on major health issues in today's society, including how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. You will be introduced to the various challenges a person faces when dealing with family, friends and our general community, as well as effective strategies. Subjects covered include: bipolar disorder; psychosis; suicidal thoughts; anxiety; eating disorders; depression; substance use issues, etc.

    This two part class will occur on the following dates:

    • Apr 8 - 9 (Thur and Fri) from 1:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Apr 29 - 30 (Thur and Fri) from 1:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Oct 7 and Oct 14 (Thur) from 1:00 - 5:00 pm

    There is no charge for this class.

    Registration is required.

    Contact Information:

    Please contact (530) 626-2990 or

    • Price: Free
    • Registration Instructions: Online Registration