Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults and Those Dealing with Later-Life Issues – Sedona

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/21/2018 - 02/22/2018
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location
Sedona Winds Assisted Living

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Much of the focus on mental health is surrounding early onset for younger generations.  Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults and Those Dealing with Later-Life Issues recognizes that many seniors are navigating loss, grief, downsizing, medication issues and many other issues such as isolation and depression.

What is normal aging? What does depression and isolation look like in your loved one? How has the impact of losing a spouse changed your loved one’s life? Learn how to recognize a mental health issue before it becomes a crisis for your older loved ones!

Mental Health First Aid is a FREE 8-hour course that teaches how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.  The training helps identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders.

To register for this important training, call toll-free 1-877-521-3500.

Posted in Advocacy, Caregiver Education, Caregiver Support, Education.

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