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Mental Health Essentials
20 August, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm$115.00
Mental health disorders affect 1 in 3 Canadians, yet many of us are unfamiliar with what mental health is and what those disorders are. In this fundamental 1-day course, you will have the opportunity to understand what mental health means and the common disorders that affect those you support, your family members, and communities.
•Introduction to mental health and the mental health continuum
•Learn what stigma is and how it affects those with mental health concerns
•Introduction to common mental health disorders including depression, anxiety and schizophrenia
•Develop strategies to assist those affected by a mental health disorder