Mental Health First Aid — Seniors

Course Description

Mental Health First Aid - Seniors is an adapted version of the MHFA Basic course that is intended to increase the capacity of seniors, families (informal caregivers), friends, staff in care settings and communities to promote mental health in seniors, prevent mental illness and suicide wherever possible in seniors and intervene early when problems first emerge.

Course Availability
This course is available in the following locations
  • Ontario

What you should know

Duration
Duration
This is a 2-day course.
Course Content
Course Content

The course content and resource materials are based on best available evidence and practice guidelines and were developed in consultation with Canadian experts in the field of geriatric psychiatry. The curriculum was developed for the Mental Health Commission of Canada at Trillium Health Partners, a healthcare organization that prioritizes seniors’ health and wellness.

Delivery Method
In-class
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