Covenant to host Mental Health First Aid training May 2

Covenant to host Mental Health First Aid training May 2

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Covenant Health will host its annual Mental Health First Aid training session from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 2 inside the Knipling Education Conference Center at 21st Street and Louisville Avenue on the sixth floor of the west parking garage on the Covenant Health campus.

This training will teach participants a five-step action plan to support someone with signs and symptoms of mental health or someone dealing with an emotional crisis.

Some topics that will be covered include assessments on risks of suicide or self-harm, nonjudgemental listening, proper encouragement techniques and self-help strategies. For registration information participants are asked to email tlhatfield@covhs.org.

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