Mental Health First Aid Program

Directory List: 
PTR Resources
Federal Yes/No: 
no
Organization Description: 

The Mental Health First Aid Program helps the public identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. Those who take the eight-hour course to certify as Mental Health First Aiders learn a five-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources, and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

Phone: 
202-684-7457
Resource URL: 
http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org
Country: 
United States
Last Updated: 03/30/2017