The Arizona Department of Health Services invites you to participate in free Psychological First Aid (PFA) and Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) classes being offered Statewide from March 2014 to June 2014.

These trainings are free to the public and lunch is provided. The purpose of this training is to build a ready cadre of trained emergency responders prepared to assist communities in times of need. Target audiences include First Responders in Public Health/Emergency Management, Local, County, Tribe and State Government workers, Hospital and Health Care staff, School employees and Administrators, Fire and Law Enforcement personnel, EMS professionals, and community Volunteers willing to serve in a disaster or Arizona preparedness exercises.

    If you live in the following Counties:
  • To register for a course if you reside in Apache, Coconino, Gila, La Paz, Maricopa, Mohave, Pinal, Navajo, & Yavapai counties, click here.
    Please contact Cherilyn DeBree from Jewish Family and Children's Service for additional information (Training on Mental Health First Aid and Psychological First Aid) 602-567-8332, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • To register for a course if you reside in Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, Pima, Santa Cruz, & Yuma counties, click here.
  • Please contact Jenn Theis from CODAC for additional information (Training on Mental Health First Aid and Psychological First Aid) 520.623.3533 x3021, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For questions or additional information, please contact:
Ruth Penn, MBA
Arizona Department of Health Services
BPHEP/Partner Integration
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www.azdhs.gov/phs/emergency-preparedness
Office: (602) 364-1199