Mental Health First Aid is an evidence based public health training program that teaches participants the signs
and symptoms of mental health challenges or crisis what to do in an emergency and where to turn for help
MHFA is implemented around the US and the world Research has shown that the training reduces stigma
enhances behavioral health literacy and improves participants’ behavioral health
Access to services in remote rural and frontier counties can be logistically challenging This MHFA class
matches the strengths of rural communities with their unique barriers to accessing care.