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Mental Health First Aid Basic (MHFA)
MHFA Basic was developed to help people provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. MHFA Basic teaches participants to recognize the signs and symptoms of common mental health problems and to refer people to appropriate supports. Mental Health First Aid Basic is a 12-hour course that discusses the following mental disorders: Substance use disorders; Mood disorders; Anxiety disorders; Psychotic disorders. Please note: Participants must attend the entire 12 hour course in order to receive a Mental Health First Aid Certificate from the Mental Health Commission of Canada.