Education and Training
Call CMHA at 403-342-2266 for more information and to register
Art of Friendship is an eight-week course that teaches individuals the skills needed to develop and maintain healthy friendships. The course also teaches how to create positive social connections with co-workers, employers, family members, and friends.
Both Daytime and Evening Courses are offered.
Facilitator Training is a two day course that trains individuals to facilitate support and education groups. Participants may include individuals from not-for-profit organizations, government employees, organizations supporting individuals with disabilities, self-help/peer groups, and others.
For more information please call CMHA at 403-342-2266. You can download the registration form for the Winter 2017 Course offered on March 9th and 10th by clicking on this link: CMHA Facilitator Training Winter 2017.
Based on requests from employers and community groups, educational sessions can be tailor-made to meet corresponding needs. Fees are dependent on the length of the presentation and other factors.
Living Life to the Full is a designed to help people face and overcome the problems that are bothering them. Living Life to the Full is for people experiencing depression or anxiety and also benefits anyone seeking to worry less and live a happier life, starting now.
CMHA provides critical training for community delivery staff to remain up-to-date on best practices in service delivery. In the past, this training has included: organizing a conference on Housing First Practices, Using a Model of Hope, and sessions on Recovery and Resilience.
Working with the Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP), CMHA Central Alberta Region educates people with the information, knowledge and skills necessary to respond to people at risk of suicide. CMHA and CSP teach prevention because prevention is the only solution to suicide.
We often show videos during our CMHA Education programs, events and courses. Here are some of them.