An interactive workshop for frontline workers and community members. Provides the knowledge necessary to recognize behaviours associated with mental illness, recovery concepts and community resources. (1 day)
About the Workshop
Developed by CMHA Ottawa, this one-day training covers the characteristics of mental health and mental illness: recognizing the symptoms, associated risk factors, treatment protocols and how to respond to client needs in a supportive manner. The importance of maintaining stable housing, recovery concepts and community resources are also emphasized.
Front line staff working within social services, health, and mental health agencies, police officers, counsellors, and community volunteers will all benefit from this training.
Available on demand.
For more information, please contact:
Capacity Building and Education