Derry, N.H. to hold mental health first-aid training for veterans' families

February 16, 2016

A free military-focused mental first-aid training session will be offered to veterans, service members and military families on Feb. 27 in Derry. The training will include a discussion of specific risk factors faced by veterans, service members and their families, including trauma, stress and separation issues. Participants will learn a five-step action plan that helps them to assess a situation, determine the best steps to take, and access care for an individual experiencing a mental health problem.