Mental Health First Aid

This is a past event.

Mental Health First Aid is a virtual training to teach participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it helps trainees identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. 

Virtual session is 9 a.m.-3 p.m. via Zoom; participants complete two hours of online coursework prior to virtual training session.

Email to register. Course is limited to 20 participants; registration closes 10 days in advance of the scheduled training date.

The above Nursing Continuing Education offering has been reviewed and approved for ABN: 7.2 ANCC: 6.0 contact hours. 

UAB Hospital's Center for Nursing Excellence is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama Board of Nursing (Provider No: ABNP0055, Expiration date: June 1, 2021) 

UAB Hospital’s Center for Nursing Excellence is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by The Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (Provider No: 5-69, Expiration date: July 7, 2023).

EACC virtual programs are free and open to all UAB ​​​​​employees and members of their immediate household.

Dial-In Information

Email to register; registration closes 10 days ahead of scheduled training date.

Thursday, November 18 at 9:00am to 3:00pm

Virtual Event
Event Type

Training & Development, Workshop/Educational


Health & Wellness

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff


Mental health, My Health Rewards



Free (registration required)

Employee Assistance & Counseling Center

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