Partnership Carson City offers training sessions on drug trends, mental health first aid, alcohol server training and more. Contact PCC at 775-841-4730 for more information.
Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.
The Adult Mental Health First Aid course is appropriate for anyone 18 years and older who wants to learn how to help a person who may be experiencing a mental health related crisis or problem. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, psychosis, and addictions. The adult course is available in both English and Spanish. Hannah can also teach instructor the adult course specified for public safety, rural, higher education, and aging and older adults.
Do you need continuing education credits in suicide prevention and intervention?
New ONLINE class offered through Truckee Meadows Community College!
Effective July 1, 2016, under NRS 630.253, marriage and family therapists, social workers and licensed drug and alcohol counselors must complete at least 2 hours of instruction on suicide prevention and intervention in order to renew their professional state license.
Truckee Meadows Community College is now offering Suicide Prevention and Intervention Training online. The course is $49. Once completed you will receive 2.5 continuing education credits in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or Drug and Alcohol Counseling. To access the course, click here.
For more information about NRS 630.253, please contact: Misty Vaughan Allen at the Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention at [email protected].
For more information about this course, please contact Camille Vega at [email protected].
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
With Help Comes Hope
View some of Partnership Carson City’s recent training seminars here.