You are here

Mental Health First Aid Course

Students earn 1500 FLASHperks and faculty/staff earn 2 hours of Beyond Compliance for completing the free two-day (eight-hours total) Mental Health First Aid course. During the course you will learn risk factors/signs of addiction and mental illness and a 5-step action plan to assess and help those experiencing a mental health crisis. This course is taught on October 10th AND 17th from 12:00pm – 4:00pm. Participants must be present for both classes.

The School of Communication Studies at Kent State University welcomes new assistant professor, Yesim Kaptan, Ph.D., to the global communication concentration beginning the Fall 2016 semester. Prior to coming to Kent State, Kaptan was associate professor in the Faculty of Communication at Izmir University of Economics in Izmir, Turkey. She was also a visiting scholar at the Project for Advanced Research in Global Communication (PARGC) at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania.