Do you know how to identify signs of worsening mental health? Would you know how to respond and provide support if someone was experiencing a mental health crisis? Nearly one in four Ohioans experience mental health challenges. Behind every number is a friend, family member, colleague, or neighbor. Sign up for our upcoming Mental Health First Aid training and learn how to recognize signs and symptoms of mental health challenges and how to help in a mental health crisis. Hosted in partnership by OSU Extension Brown County & Brown County Farm Bureau this is your chance to learn more about mental health in our rural community. On Monday, July 10, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM at the Brown County Fairgrounds, 325 W State Street, Georgetown, Ohio 45121.
Pre-Registration for the course is required at: go.osu.edu/browncomhfa. You will be asked to complete 1.5 hours of self-paced learning online (access to materials provided approximately two weeks prior to training) . Then, attend the interactive and engaging in-person training. This course is valued at $170 but is FREE thanks to funding from a USDA FRSAN grant.