Older Adult Mental Health First Aid

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Name: Older Adult Mental Health First Aid
Date: May 21, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM MDT
Event Description:

Older Adult Mental Health First Aid is an 8 hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adults over the age of 65, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an older adult in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. Mental Health First Aid uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect older adults to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

Location:
Lutheran Medical Center
8300 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Contact Information:
Canice Rupp - 303-432-5137
Fees/Admission:
Free
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