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Law Enforcement Training: Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free
Join our Mental Health First Aid training on June 14, 21, 28 at St. Albans PD, focusing on public safety personnel. Call (304) 410-9087 to register.

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID FOR PUBLIC SAFETY

Hosted by:
National Council for Mental Wellbeing

Dates & Time:
June 14, 21, 28, 2024 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location:
St. Albans Police Department Headquarters, 613 MacCorkle Avenue, St. Albans, WV 25177

Instructors:
Salwa Amin, First Choice Services
Co-Instructor: Sgt. Kevin Williams, Angel Initiative Coordinator

Course Number:
C2024-166

Cost for Course:

Free

Contact for Registration:
Salwa Amin
Phone: (304) 410-9087
Email: [email protected]

Why Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety provides critical skills to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This course is specifically tailored for public safety personnel, enhancing your ability to provide initial support and connect individuals to appropriate care. Learn from real-life stories like that of Captain Joseph Coffey, who credits his training in helping save lives during crises.

Statistics to Note:

  • Almost 10% of police calls in 2014 involved someone with a mental illness (NPR).
  • 1 in 4 police officers has considered suicide at some point (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
  • Annually, 1.2 million individuals with mental illness are jailed (Mental Health America).

Course Highlights:

  • Implement the ALGEE action plan: Assess risks, Listen nonjudgmentally, Give reassurance, Encourage professional help, and Encourage self-help.
  • Defusing crises, promoting mental health literacy, combating stigma, enabling early intervention, and connecting people to care.

Who Should Attend:
This training is designed for all ranks and positions within the law enforcement and first responder community, including:

  • Law enforcement officers
  • Corrections officers
  • Other first responders
  • 911 dispatch staff

Accommodation Assistance:
Need accommodation for our training events? Contact the St. Albans Police Department for recommended lodging options and potential discounted rates to ensure a comfortable and affordable stay.

Contact Us for Details:
Phone: (304) 727-2251
Email: [email protected]

Equip yourself with the skills to handle mental health crises effectively and make a difference in your community, your workplace, and in your personal life. Register today to advance your capabilities in 21st-century policing.

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

St. Albans Police Department
Phone
304-727-2251
Email
crimetips@stalbanswv.com

Venue

St. Albans Police Department Headquarters
613 MacCorkle Avenue
St. Albans, WV 25177 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
304-727-2251
View Venue Website

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Law Enforcement Training: Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free
Join our Mental Health First Aid training on June 14, 21, 28 at St. Albans PD, focusing on public safety personnel. Call (304) 410-9087 to register.

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID FOR PUBLIC SAFETY

Hosted by:
National Council for Mental Wellbeing

Dates & Time:
June 14, 21, 28, 2024 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location:
St. Albans Police Department Headquarters, 613 MacCorkle Avenue, St. Albans, WV 25177

Instructors:
Salwa Amin, First Choice Services
Co-Instructor: Sgt. Kevin Williams, Angel Initiative Coordinator

Course Number:
C2024-166

Cost for Course:

Free

Contact for Registration:
Salwa Amin
Phone: (304) 410-9087
Email: [email protected]

Why Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety provides critical skills to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This course is specifically tailored for public safety personnel, enhancing your ability to provide initial support and connect individuals to appropriate care. Learn from real-life stories like that of Captain Joseph Coffey, who credits his training in helping save lives during crises.

Statistics to Note:

  • Almost 10% of police calls in 2014 involved someone with a mental illness (NPR).
  • 1 in 4 police officers has considered suicide at some point (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
  • Annually, 1.2 million individuals with mental illness are jailed (Mental Health America).

Course Highlights:

  • Implement the ALGEE action plan: Assess risks, Listen nonjudgmentally, Give reassurance, Encourage professional help, and Encourage self-help.
  • Defusing crises, promoting mental health literacy, combating stigma, enabling early intervention, and connecting people to care.

Who Should Attend:
This training is designed for all ranks and positions within the law enforcement and first responder community, including:

  • Law enforcement officers
  • Corrections officers
  • Other first responders
  • 911 dispatch staff

Accommodation Assistance:
Need accommodation for our training events? Contact the St. Albans Police Department for recommended lodging options and potential discounted rates to ensure a comfortable and affordable stay.

Contact Us for Details:
Phone: (304) 727-2251
Email: [email protected]

Equip yourself with the skills to handle mental health crises effectively and make a difference in your community, your workplace, and in your personal life. Register today to advance your capabilities in 21st-century policing.

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

St. Albans Police Department
Phone
304-727-2251
Email
crimetips@stalbanswv.com

Venue

St. Albans Police Department Headquarters
613 MacCorkle Avenue
St. Albans, WV 25177 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
304-727-2251
View Venue Website

Event Details

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Law Enforcement Training: Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free
Join our Mental Health First Aid training on June 14, 21, 28 at St. Albans PD, focusing on public safety personnel. Call (304) 410-9087 to register.

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID FOR PUBLIC SAFETY

Hosted by:
National Council for Mental Wellbeing

Dates & Time:
June 14, 21, 28, 2024 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location:
St. Albans Police Department Headquarters, 613 MacCorkle Avenue, St. Albans, WV 25177

Instructors:
Salwa Amin, First Choice Services
Co-Instructor: Sgt. Kevin Williams, Angel Initiative Coordinator

Course Number:
C2024-166

Cost for Course:

Free

Contact for Registration:
Salwa Amin
Phone: (304) 410-9087
Email: [email protected]

Why Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety provides critical skills to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This course is specifically tailored for public safety personnel, enhancing your ability to provide initial support and connect individuals to appropriate care. Learn from real-life stories like that of Captain Joseph Coffey, who credits his training in helping save lives during crises.

Statistics to Note:

  • Almost 10% of police calls in 2014 involved someone with a mental illness (NPR).
  • 1 in 4 police officers has considered suicide at some point (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
  • Annually, 1.2 million individuals with mental illness are jailed (Mental Health America).

Course Highlights:

  • Implement the ALGEE action plan: Assess risks, Listen nonjudgmentally, Give reassurance, Encourage professional help, and Encourage self-help.
  • Defusing crises, promoting mental health literacy, combating stigma, enabling early intervention, and connecting people to care.

Who Should Attend:
This training is designed for all ranks and positions within the law enforcement and first responder community, including:

  • Law enforcement officers
  • Corrections officers
  • Other first responders
  • 911 dispatch staff

Accommodation Assistance:
Need accommodation for our training events? Contact the St. Albans Police Department for recommended lodging options and potential discounted rates to ensure a comfortable and affordable stay.

Contact Us for Details:
Phone: (304) 727-2251
Email: [email protected]

Equip yourself with the skills to handle mental health crises effectively and make a difference in your community, your workplace, and in your personal life. Register today to advance your capabilities in 21st-century policing.

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

St. Albans Police Department
Phone
304-727-2251
Email
crimetips@stalbanswv.com

Venue

St. Albans Police Department Headquarters
613 MacCorkle Avenue
St. Albans, WV 25177 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
304-727-2251
View Venue Website
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Law Enforcement Training: Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free
Join our Mental Health First Aid training on June 14, 21, 28 at St. Albans PD, focusing on public safety personnel. Call (304) 410-9087 to register.

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID FOR PUBLIC SAFETY

Hosted by:
National Council for Mental Wellbeing

Dates & Time:
June 14, 21, 28, 2024 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location:
St. Albans Police Department Headquarters, 613 MacCorkle Avenue, St. Albans, WV 25177

Instructors:
Salwa Amin, First Choice Services
Co-Instructor: Sgt. Kevin Williams, Angel Initiative Coordinator

Course Number:
C2024-166

Cost for Course:

Free

Contact for Registration:
Salwa Amin
Phone: (304) 410-9087
Email: [email protected]

Why Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety provides critical skills to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This course is specifically tailored for public safety personnel, enhancing your ability to provide initial support and connect individuals to appropriate care. Learn from real-life stories like that of Captain Joseph Coffey, who credits his training in helping save lives during crises.

Statistics to Note:

  • Almost 10% of police calls in 2014 involved someone with a mental illness (NPR).
  • 1 in 4 police officers has considered suicide at some point (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
  • Annually, 1.2 million individuals with mental illness are jailed (Mental Health America).

Course Highlights:

  • Implement the ALGEE action plan: Assess risks, Listen nonjudgmentally, Give reassurance, Encourage professional help, and Encourage self-help.
  • Defusing crises, promoting mental health literacy, combating stigma, enabling early intervention, and connecting people to care.

Who Should Attend:
This training is designed for all ranks and positions within the law enforcement and first responder community, including:

  • Law enforcement officers
  • Corrections officers
  • Other first responders
  • 911 dispatch staff

Accommodation Assistance:
Need accommodation for our training events? Contact the St. Albans Police Department for recommended lodging options and potential discounted rates to ensure a comfortable and affordable stay.

Contact Us for Details:
Phone: (304) 727-2251
Email: [email protected]

Equip yourself with the skills to handle mental health crises effectively and make a difference in your community, your workplace, and in your personal life. Register today to advance your capabilities in 21st-century policing.

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

St. Albans Police Department
Phone
304-727-2251
Email
crimetips@stalbanswv.com

Venue

St. Albans Police Department Headquarters
613 MacCorkle Avenue
St. Albans, WV 25177 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
304-727-2251
View Venue Website

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