Adult Mental Health First Aid Training
Saturday, February 15 from 8:00 a.m. (check-in) to 4:30 p.m.
Breakfast & Lunch Included
Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care.
Feb. 15, 2020, check-in and breakfast begins at 8:00 a.m. The class starts promptly at 8:30 a.m.and ends by 4:30 p.m.
Mountain View United Church (MVUC), 10700 E. Evans Ave, Aurora, CO 80017. We have ample free parking!
The class is taught by Rev. Amy Petré-Hill, Iliff alum, nationally certified Mental Health First Aid instructor, and the Mental Health and Inclusion Minister at Mountain View United Church.
This training is provided for a suggested donation of $5 for seminary students of the Iliff School of Theology or the Denver Seminary. A suggested donation of $10 is requested for all other participants to cover the cost of food. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
An In The Mud
Grant from the UCC Rocky Mountain Conference makes this class possible.
There are only 20 places available for this training, so registration is accepted on a first-come-first-registered basis. For more information on the course, go to https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/take-a-course/find-a-course/
and enter the instructor’s name “Amy Petre-Hill” for course 00159017. Then email Rev. Amy directly with your name, email address, and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
and she will sign you up.
The training is being held in an accessible sanctuary with accessible (but not perfectly ADA compliant) bathrooms. If you have any mobility, vision, or hearing challenges, please contact Amy before the training so she can ensure you fully enjoy and participate in every aspect of the training.
MVUC will provide a continental breakfast and lunch for all participants. Gluten-free and vegetarian food options offered. Have any additional dietary needs? Please contact Amy.
If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to Amy directly at email@example.com
or 510.967.4890. You can also contact MHFA national at MHFAinfo@MentalHealthFirstAid.org.
Mountain View United Church
Mountain View is an ecumenical church affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA), the United Church of Christ, and the United Methodist Church. We welcome all people without regard to age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, religious background, marital status, economic status, or personal ability. As an ecumenical congregation, we consider ourselves an Open and Affirming (UCC), More Light (PCUSA) and Reconciling (UMC) congregation. MVUC is also the sixth certified WISE (Welcoming, Inclusive, Supportive & Engaged) Congregation for Mental Health
in the nation, and is committed to offering radical hospitality to all individuals and families dealing with mental health challenges, brain disorders, neurodevelopmental differences, substance use disorders, and traumatic brain injuries. To find out more, go to www.mtviewunited.org