Thanks for your interest in Cambridge Health Alliance’s (CHA) Mental Health First Aid trainings.
Upcoming trainings include:
Adult Mental Health First Aid
Saturday, March 13 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday, March 22 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, April 21 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Friday, April 2 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday, April 10 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Virtual Mental Health First Aid is a two-part, eight-hour class that involves:
Two-hour, self-paced, online pre-work on Mental Health First aid topics and brief training on the online Zoom platform, which is used to host the live part of the class.
Six hour, instructor-lead, live training on Zoom.
To register: please click on a link below for the class that interests you. Registration is required.
Registration preference is given for those in the Cambridge Health Alliance’s service areas including Cambridge, Somerville, Everett, Malden, Medford, Revere, Somerville, and Winthrop. Registration is provided on a first come, first served basis.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring adults how to help someone who is developing a mental health or substance use problem or crisis.
Adult Mental Health First Aid helps community members learn about risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, and gives them skills and strategies to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations.
For registration questions please send to Kerry Mello, firstname.lastname@example.org