Transitions Counselling Services is pleased to offer Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Courses to the local community and virtually Canada-wide. Sarah Michelle Ogden MSW, RSW is a trained MHFA Basic Course Instructor. MHFA Basic is intended for adults interacting with adults (18 years and older). This course focuses on the four most common mental health disorders including substance related, mood related, anxiety and trauma related, and psychotic disorders. Participants who take this course are well prepared to interact confidently about mental health with their family, friends, communities, and workplaces. For more information on the course, click here.
Courses are offered in person or virtually, to classes of 8-25 participants. Courses are for a fee, discounts may be available for some groups (non-profits, students, those with fixed/low income). With reasonable notice, courses can be scheduled and booked upon request, by groups, businesses, agencies or private individuals (i.e.: a group of family members or friends). Please contact Sarah Michelle for more information about course fees and scheduling a course for yourself and your agency/group, family or friends.