The Interagency Council of Norristown will feature guest speakers Tricia Malott and Jess Halpin of Access Services. Tricia and Jess will be talking about a new class being offered in Norristown and throughout the County called Mental Health First Aid(MHFA.) MHFA is an interactive 12 hour course that teaches people risk factors and warning signs for a range of Mental Health Disorders. The educational format of the class provides information about basic skills for supporting someone who may be experiencing distress due to a mental health struggle. Topics include Depression, Anxiety, Psychotic Disorders, Substance Abuse and Eating Disorders. Tricia and Jess look forward to giving you a sneak peek into the course with discussion, tips for providing support and some eye opening activities!