This expert-led, 3 week online course is designed for current Community Health Workers (CHW). The course will cover mental illness and addiction, including the risk factors, behaviors and stigma often associated with these conditions. You will explore evidence-based therapies and services for supporting people living with these conditions.
You will also consider how you can assist people with mental illness or addiction through prevention, advocacy and promotion of positive mental health.
Course runs January 27 through February 16, 2020.
Monday, February 10