Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to someone
developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis before
appropriate professional or
other assistance, including peer and family support,
can be engaged.
Upcoming Instructors classes
Upcoming 8-hr classes
Mental Health First Aid USA
is managed, operated and disseminated nationally by the National
Council for Behavioral Health, Missouri Department of Mental Health and
the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in partnership
with the Mental Health Association of Maryland. Only these national
authorities can train and certify instructors to teach the 8-hour
Mental Health First Aid USA course in local communities.