Mental Health Promotion

Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings/Events

| August 28, 2016
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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

Eight-hour training to help the public identify, understand and respond to signs of various mental health prmhfaoblems; 12 Human Resource Management credits

In this course, you will learn:

      • The potential warning signs and risk factors for a range of mental health problems including depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, eating disorders, substance use, and self-injury
      • A 5-step action plan to help an individual in crisis connect to professional care
      • Resources available to help someone with a mental health problem

 Upcoming Trainings:

October 28th Youth MHFA 8:30-5:30, Springfield Relief Nursery- 850 S. 42nd, Springfield, OR

December 9th Adult MHFA 8:30-5:30, The Healing Matrix Cottage Grove 632 E. Main St., Cottage Grove

January 20th Youth MHFA 8:30-5:30, The Trauma Healing Project 2222 Coburg Rd., #300 Eugene


qprQPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) for Suicide Prevention

Basic information about suicide and how to help.  Two hours.

QPR covers:

      • Common myths and facts about suicide
      • Warning signs & risk factors of suicide
      • Tips for asking the suicide question
      • How to persuade suicidal individuals to get help
      • Ways of referring at-risk people to resources

Upcoming Training: to be scheduled–check back!

If you are interested in bringing a QPR training to your worksite, program or organization, please contact Sandy Moses at [email protected]  Note: a small fee ($5/person) will be charged to provide a tailored training to your group.

Mind Your Mind: Advancing Mental Wellness

November 2-3, 2016

Valley River Inn, Eugene, OR

Details at:  Mind Your Mind Conference


Upcoming trainings/events will be posted here once they are scheduled.   

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Category: Meetings/Trainings/Events, Mental Health, Suicide, Trainings, Young Adults - Mental Health