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Mental Health Training

Virtual trainings are offered by SHCS to increase mental health literacy among CSUSM students, faculty and staff.  The objective is to educate the campus community to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental illness and respond with early intervention and treatment before crisis.  The following trainings are available for FREE.

Training Dates:

  • Wednesday October 21st and Thursday, October 22nd 
  • Wednesday, November 18th and Thursday, November 19th (STUDENTS ONLY)
  • Monday, November 23rd and Tuesday, November 24th (STAFF ONLY)
  • Wednesday, December 16th and Thursday, December 17th 

8:30 am – 1:00 pm each day

MUST ATTEND both days to receive course completion certificate.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to help someone who may be experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge.

The training helps you identify, understand and respond to signs of addictions and mental illnesses. Participants receive a certificate upon course completion.

Open to CSUSM faculty, staff and students. 

Online registration is limited to 15 persons.  Please register to reserve a seat and course materials.

Fill out my online form.

Your training confirmation email will provide classroom location and other details.

 Sponsors:  Student Health and Counseling Services and Mental Health America San Diego