CANCELLED: Challenged by Mental Illness at Work


  • April 8, 2020
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

CANCELLED. This workshop will be rescheduled.

Presenter: Betsy Bleck, Oconomowoc Library Director and CPI (Crisis Prevention Institute) instructor

This two-hour interactive training provides participants with awareness, increased sensitivity, and practical strategies for serving internal and external customers who may be living with mental illness.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore assumptions and beliefs about mental illness
  • Discuss realities and myths about people living with mental illness
  • Intervene in problematic situations
  • Refer individuals who may be experiencing a potential mental health crisis to appropriate resources

This training does not provide legal, employment, medical, or clinical training. This training is not a substitute for diagnosis, treatment, or counseling, which should be provided by qualified professionals. Anyone who interacts with internal or external customers will benefit from this workshop.

Sponsored by Bridges Library System