Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adults. Participants will learn common signs and symptoms of mental health and substance use challenges, how to interact with a person in crisis and connect them with help, and additional information on trauma, substance use and self-care.

Participants complete two hours of online coursework prior to virtual training session.

Email to register; registration closes 10 days ahead of requested session.

The above Nursing Continuing Education offering has been reviewed and approved for ABN: 7.2 ANCC: 6.0 contact hours. Social work CEs also available. This course is eligible for the UAB Enterprise Mental Health Advocate Program.

EACC programs are free and open to employees and members of their immediate household.

Dial-In Information

Email to register; registration closes 10 days ahead of requested session.

Thursday, December 14 at 8:00am to 5:00pm

Virtual Event
Event Type



Health & Wellness

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff


Mental health




Employee Assistance & Counseling Center
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