Winona State University
Online Mental Health First Aid
#: 2100005   ID: CECT 2241   Section: 08  
Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8-hour training to teach participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it helps trainees identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.
The course teaches: 
•    Risk factors and warning signs of mental health concerns.
•    Information on depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, and substance use. 
•    A 5-step action plan to help someone developing a mental health concern or in crisis.
•    Available evidence-based professional, peer, and self-help resources.

Course consists of 2 hours self-paced, online coursework to be completed prior to the 
(2) 3-hour live, online Zoom sessions:
  • Monday, December 6, 2021 from 9 am – 12 pm
  • Friday, December 10, 2021 from 9 am – 12 pm
Mental Health First Aid Certified Instructor: Kate Noelke 
M, F 
9:00 AM
Registration Cutoff Date:
Dates & Times:
12/6/2021   9:00AM - 12:00PM Online
12/10/2021   9:00AM - 12:00PM Online