Mental Health First Aid Training

 

To learn more, visit https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/.
To learn more about Mental Health First Aid at the University of Maryland, College Park, continue reading.

Upcoming Trainings

Undergraduate Students:
Sunday, April 5, 8:00am-5:00pm

Graduate Students/Post-Docs:
Friday, February 28, 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday, March 28, 8:00am-5:00pm

Faculty/Staff:
Wednesday, March 18, 8:00am-5:00pm (spring break)
Friday, April 17, 8:00am-5:00pm

The cost of our courses is only $20.

For undergraduate students the Division of Student Affairs and Student Government Association are covering half of your fee.
For graduate students & post-docs, The Graduate School and Graduate Student Life are subsidizing. So students will pay only $10 for these particular trainings.

Register for a Mental Health First Aid course here.

Return to this page for additional training dates for which you can register. Or if you represent a department or group on campus who can provide at least 15 participants and would like to schedule a separate training just for your group, please share your interest with us using this form: https://forms.gle/fNbun9U6xDaMenXt9

Logistics

We are offering the course for the extremely low rate of $20 per person, which covers the cost of the manual they get to keep after the training. Departments and organizations can pay through KFS fund transfer or through our online portal. Some student courses may be subsidized, reducing the cost to $10 per participant.

Our Mental Health First Aid Coordinator, Leslie Krafft will assist with logistical details.

Instructors

The University of Maryland, College Park currently has 9 certified instructors across campus. One of the following instructors will facilitate your training:

Tuesday Barnes, Sociology, Fraternity & Sorority Life
Lorae Bonamy, Fraternity & Sorority Life
Nadine Dangerfield, BSOS – Anthropology
Blessing Enekwe, Graduate School – Postdoctoral Affairs
Jennifer Enriquez, Graduate Student Life, Stamp
Meredith Gramlich, EDUC – Center for Transition and Career Innovation
Leslie Krafft, Resident Life
Olivia Mays, Health Center
Sue Sherburne – Athletics

 

For more information, please contact lkrafft@umd.edu.

Registration link: https://forms.gle/Mk3NZ4U3r6w8YsMd6

To get immediate support for a mental health crisis, see Get Support Now.