Mental Health First Aid Training

Summer Class Schedule

July 22 & 29, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Lakewood, CO

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August 7 & 14, 2014
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wheat Ridge, CO

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Mental Health First Aid
for Law Enforcement*
August 21 & 22, 2014

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*Classes limited to Jefferson County Law Enforcement. Future classes coming soon for other jurisdictions.

September 11 & 18, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Golden, CO

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Bringing Mental Health First Aid
to You

Trainers from Jefferson Center and Jeffco Public Health will come to you at your place of work, study, or other place you designate and will adapt the exercises to meet your needs. For pricing and to schedule a training, contact Stephanie Schiemann at


Depression. Anxiety. Substance abuse. These are but a few of the mental health challenges people in Colorado struggle with every day. In fact, one out of five people you meet has struggled with a mental health or substance use problem at some point.

2012 Best Community Impact AwardWhat is Mental Health First Aid?

Mental Health First Aid is an innovative, 8-hour course designed to give you the tools to recognize a range mental health problems and the skills and confidence to help someone in a mental health crisis. Jefferson Center is offering these classes to the community FREE of charge!

Curriculum Highlights
Mental Health First Aid Background

Mental Health First Aid Brochure

Who Can Be A Mental Health First Aider?