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Mental Health 101: Awareness Training

March 24, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, March 24th, 2022
10:00 am – 12:00PM

Presented by: Jasmine Lucas
Email: jlucas@mhaw.org

Goals of the training:

  • Increase basic knowledge of mental health to help reduce stigma.
  • Understand Mental Health as a continuum of wellness that defines us every day — it is
  • illness, recovery and all of the space in between.
  • Promote wellness, treatment seeking behavior, recovery and self-care.

Why is this important?
Consider this: the median time between the onset of mental illness (when symptoms first appear) and when an individual gets appropriate treatment is 10 years. During that time time, a person is likely experiencing periods of increased symptomology and periods of wellness.
Mental Health and recovery are dependent on an individual’s ability to recognize and manage where he/she is each day on the continuum between wellness and illness and take care accordingly, an important piece to quality of life. Education and early intervention promotes wellness.

Join zoom meeting: bit.ly/3w5cVaO


Meeting ID: 832 3192 0066 | Passcode: 167971

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Heather Tafuro, at htafuro@ftnys.org, or Cheryl Williams, at cwilliams@ftnys.org


March 24, 2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm