Mental Health First Aid Canada

What is Mental Health First Aid Canada
One in three Canadians will experience a mental health problem at some point in their life. The earlier a problem is detected the better the outcome. Mental Health First Aid Canada gives people the skills to provide that early help that is so important in recovery. Please visit for Mental Health First Aid Canada website for detailed information on this course.

The program does not teach people how to be therapists. It does teach people how to :

– Recognize the signs and symptoms of mental health problems
– Provide initial help
– Guide a person towards appropriate professional help

MHFA aims to:

– Preserve life where a person may be in danger to themselves or others
– Provide help to prevent the mental health problem from developing into a more serious state
– Promote recovery of good mental health
– Provide comfort to a person experiencing a mental health problem

MHFA Canada Basic Course covers

Mood disorders Overdoses
Anxiety disorders Panic Attacks
Psychosis Reactions to traumatic events
Substance Use Disorder Psychotic episodes
Suicide behaviour
Cost: $115

For more information, please contact us: 902-434-3307