Staff Training

Mental Health First Aid
Posted on 10/22/2019
Staff receives First Aid training in Mental Health
The West Essex School Safety Security Team teamed up with NJDOE's Office of School Preparedness and Emergency Planning to present a Mental Health First Aid Training course here at West Essex.  

This 8 hour professional development training included a 5- step action plan for how to help in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Specifically, the training taught participants how to help someone who may be experiencing mental health or substance use issues.