Conferences

Pathway to Med School Admissions Forum 2019

Thinking about a career in medicine? Learn what it takes to get into medical school.

Attend the Pathway to Med School Admissions Forum.

Thursday, July 25th
2:00PM – 4:00PM

Albany State University West Campus
Darton College of Health Professions
Room B-101
2400 Gillionville Road (Albany)

FREE REGISTRATION REQUIRED (below):

Attend in person:
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This interactive forum provides important information needed to pursue this challenging career. Benefit from the Q & A session led by top decision makers from Georgia’s medical schools admissions’ offices.

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Adult Mental Health First Aid USA 

Program Flyer

Hospital Authority of Miller County
Colquitt, GA

Thursday, August 8, 2019 | 8:00AM – 5:00PM

REGISTER HERE

Staff Should Attend for An Opportunity to:

  • Learn to recognize mental health crises in adult and provide support
  • Receive Adult Mental Health First Aider status that is valid for three years

What is Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)?

  • Adult MHFA is an 8-hour training to give individuals knowledge and tools to recognize mental health issues and provide support, specifically to adults. Similar to CPR, this training prepares a person with no clinical training to assist an adult going through a mental health crisis. Participants will learn risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses and addictions as well as the five-step MHFA Action Plan (ALGEE) to assist someone to seek the appropriate professional help and other supports. This interactive course is taught through the use of modeling, group discussions, personal reflection, partner activities, and role-playing.

Speakers

  • Kay Brooks-Hatfield, EdD, LPC
  • Paula Bryant, EdD, RN

Partners

  • Georgia Southwestern State University
  • National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Aspire Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Services
  • Southwest Georgia Area Health Education Center

Adult Mental Health First Aid USA 

Program Flyer

Hospital Authority of Miller County
Colquitt, GA

Thursday, August 9, 2019 | 8:00AM – 5:00PM

REGISTER HERE

Staff Should Attend for An Opportunity to:

  • Learn to recognize mental health crises in adult and provide support
  • Receive Adult Mental Health First Aider status that is valid for three years

What is Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)?

  • Adult MHFA is an 8-hour training to give individuals knowledge and tools to recognize mental health issues and provide support, specifically to adults. Similar to CPR, this training prepares a person with no clinical training to assist an adult going through a mental health crisis. Participants will learn risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses and addictions as well as the five-step MHFA Action Plan (ALGEE) to assist someone to seek the appropriate professional help and other supports. This interactive course is taught through the use of modeling, group discussions, personal reflection, partner activities, and role-playing.

Speakers

  • Kay Brooks-Hatfield, EdD, LPC
  • Paula Bryant, EdD, RN

Partners

  • Georgia Southwestern State University
  • National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Aspire Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Services
  • Southwest Georgia Area Health Education Center

Adult Mental Health First Aid USA 

Program Flyer

Hospital Authority of Miller County
Colquitt, GA

Thursday, August 29, 2019 | 8:00AM – 5:00PM

REGISTER HERE

The Community Should Attend for An Opportunity to:

  • Learn to recognize mental health crises in adult and provide support
  • Receive Adult Mental Health First Aider status that is valid for three years

What is Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)?

  • Adult MHFA is an 8-hour training to give individuals knowledge and tools to recognize mental health issues and provide support, specifically to adults. Similar to CPR, this training prepares a person with no clinical training to assist an adult going through a mental health crisis. Participants will learn risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses and addictions as well as the five-step MHFA Action Plan (ALGEE) to assist someone to seek the appropriate professional help and other supports. This interactive course is taught through the use of modeling, group discussions, personal reflection, partner activities, and role-playing.

Speakers

  • Kay Brooks-Hatfield, EdD, LPC
  • Paula Bryant, EdD, RN

Partners

  • Georgia Southwestern State University
  • National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Aspire Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Services
  • Southwest Georgia Area Health Education Center