Evaluating Knowledge, Use, and Skills After Attending Mental Health First Aid Training
Repository Posting Date2018-12-04T15:40:44Z
Author DetailsCheryl Schlamb, DNP, CRNP; Jacquelyn Owens, DNP, CRNP -- Department of Nursing, West Chester University of PA, Exton, Pennsylvania, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationXi Delta Chapter
Level of EvidenceN/A
EBP Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training provides participants with the tools to assess individuals for risk of suicide/harm, listen nonjudgmentally, give reassurance/information, encourage appropriate professional help and other support strategies. The purpose of this research is to evaluate participant knowledge and use of MHFA before/after attending MHFA training.