All these topics are developed through interactive exercises, scenario work and response to film clips.
Because of the extraordinary demands of the job, public safety staff have a higher level of risk for mental health and substance use challenges. MHFA provides peer support to help.
You can also certify your own staff as MHFA Instructors to teach the course internally. You can send staff members to a 3-day Instructor certification course where they learn to teach the curriculum. Email MHFAApplications@TheNationalCouncil.org to find out about upcoming certification courses.