The Member in Discernment (MID) Retreat will be held in Atlanta at Virginia Highland Church on January 31st beginning at 1:00 p.m. and ending by noon on February 1st. This year the focus of the retreat will be a Mental Health First Aid training led by Dr. Kathryn Bryan, PhD, MDiv.
“Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.” For more information visit https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/about/.
The cost will be $80 which includes all the materials for the training, as well as dinner Friday and lunch Saturday.