What is the Missoula Mental Health Awareness Training Project?

The Missoula Mental Health Awareness Training Project, or MHAT, is a 3-year project funded by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) (Grant #1H79SM081302-01). The MHAT training team serves the Missoula metropolitan area and provides two free Youth and/or Adult Mental Health First Aid trainings each month.

What is Mental Health First Aid?

Each Mental Health First Aid course is an 8-hour skills-based training course that teaches adult participants about mental health and substance-use issues you may see in other adults, or youth, you interact with.

Want to request a training?

We would love to hear from you, so please send us an email at um_mhat@mso.umt.edu. The training requires a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 30 people. One-day trainings typically run from 8:00am - 5:30pm. We can also deliver the training over the course of two days, so please let us know what you are interested in.

Interested in registering for a training?

Check out the registration link below for our upcoming trainings. All trainings are open to the community unless otherwise noted.