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Vt. Cops Lag in Mental Health Training

Vt. Cops Lag in Mental Health Training
West Lebanon — Only 43 percent of town police officers on the Vermont side of the Upper Valley have taken an eight-hour training course that prepares officers for dealing with individuals in the throes of a mental health crisis. The course became …
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Free Mental Health First Aid Training Course Available to Ocean County Residents
In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the Ocean County chapter of the Mental Health Association in New Jersey is offering a free mental health first aid course to county residents. The course will be provided in two 4½-hour sessions …
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Mental Health: Learn how to intervene
Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack — even if you have no clinical training — Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis. In the Mental Health First Aid course, you learn …
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Community Mental Health to host first-aid course
Community Mental Health of Ottawa County will host mental health first-aid training from 9:30 a.m to 6:30 p.m. May 29 at the Loutit District Library, 407 Columbus Ave., Grand Haven. The certification will help participants better understand mental …
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