Adult MHFA Courses

Youth MHFA Courses

Mental Health First Aid® is a skills-based training that teaches people how to identify, understand and respond to signs and symptoms of a mental health or substance use challenge in adults ages 18 and over. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it builds mental health literacy, providing an action plan that teaches people to safely and responsibly identify and address a potential mental health or substance use challenge. Mental Health First Aid is sometimes called Adult Mental Health First Aid. 

Youth Mental Health First Aid® is a skills-based training that teaches parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors and health and human services workers and any other citizen how to identify, understand and respond to an adolescent (ages 12-18) who may be experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge.

MHFA Training for Individuals

YMHFA Training for Individuals

April 26 | 8:30 am – 3:30 pm | Virtual: Register For Waitlist Here* 
May 23 | 8:30 am – 3:30 pm | Virtual: Register Here*
May 31 | 9:00 am – 5:30 pm | Columbia, MO: Register Here

April 19 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm | Virtual: Register for Waitlist Here*
May 7 | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm | St. Louis, MO: Register Here
May 21 | 9:00 am – 5:30 pm | Columbia, MO: Register Here

GROUP TRAININGS

If you have a group of 10 or more participants, our instructors may be able to provide a private course. 
Step 1: Review the Guide to Hosting a First Aider Course for important details about course curricula, requirements, and cost. 
Step 2: Fill out the Host a Mental Health First Aider Course form. Our team will email you within 3 business days.  Please review all materials and questions thoroughly. If you have any additional questions please contact us at info@mhfamissouri.org

Ready to bring MHFA to your school? Learn More Here.