Mental Health First Aid



mental health

Offered through the Mental Health Commission of Canada*

Learn how YOU can bring Mental Health First Aid into your community. 

Course Duration: 2 Days

Upcoming Dates: TBA

Private Courses are available!

Building Mental Health literacy among: 

  • Parents, Families, Educators and Students
  • Public Safety/Law Enforcement Departments
  • Schools and Medical staff
  • Social Services Providers
  • Human Resource Professionals
  • Non-Profit and For-Profit Organizations

International evaluations and feedback have found the following outcomes for participants undertaking an MHFA course:

  • Increased awareness of signs and symptoms of the most common mental health problems
  • Decreased stigma related to mental health
  • Increased confidence interacting with individuals experiencing a mental health problem or crisis
  • Increased help actually provided to individuals in crisis or experiencing a mental health problem

Topics include:

  • Mental Health Problems and Stigma
  • Substance-related Disorders
  • Mood-related Disorders
  • Anxiety and Trauma-related Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders

Contact Action First Aid for more information at:

1-866-FIRST-AID or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  


*MHFA Canada is an evidence based program of The Mental Health Commission of Canada.

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