IaLS sponsors Mental Health First Aid workshop
Iowa Library Services is pleased to announce our sponsorship of a full-day workshop coming in August: Mental Health First Aid.
In the Mental Health First Aid workshop, learn risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help.."
August 12 Council Bluffs, Alegent Mercy Hospital
August 15 Washington Public Library
August 21 Sioux City, AEA
August 22 Pleasant Hill Public Library
August 22 Clear Lake, AEA
August 25 Waterloo, Hawkeye Community College
This class is open to directors, staff and trustees-anyone affiliated with public libraries.
Important to note:
Each workshop needs a minimum of 10 registrations and can hold up to 30 participants; Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis Registrations with no payment will be cancelled Each site has a registration waiting list No more sites or dates will be added The cost is $50.00 per person; cost includes the fees for certified instructors and a participant's manual This is an 8 hour class, running 9:00AM-5:30PM, with ½ hour lunch break. Participants should plan to bring their lunch and refreshments, as none will be provided at the venues.
This workshop will be worth 8 continuing education credits
Please register in the catalog, then print off the payment form, and mail the form with your registration payment to IaLS Des Moines office.