Mental Health First Aid Training at CUCC in Champaign
Mar 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm| $30.00
Community United Church of Christ in Champaign is pleased to offer adult Mental Health First Aid training on March 7, at 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. This training will give participants the skills they need to provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use concern and connect them to appropriate care.
You can read about the training here: https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/.
Jessica Smiley, the event trainer, has her MSW and is a LCSW. She is employed at Heritage Behavioral Health Center and serves as Director of Youth Ministries at Community United Church of Christ in Champaign. Ms. Smiley worked in direct-service and leadership capacities for over 20 years supporting youth and families in social services, foster care, and early childhood services. She is a Teen, Youth and Adult Mental Health First Aid Instructor and has received a certification in Traumatic Stress Studies from the Trauma Center.