We offer workshops and classes if you want to connect with other Veterans but don't want a group counseling setting.
We are partnering with Off-Base Transition Training (OBTT) to provide employment ready workshops. We also are providing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) for Military, Veterans, and their Families workshops. Visit our Suicide Prevention section for more details about MHFA in detail. Read further to find out when we are hosting the next OBTT and MHFA workshops.
On Thursday, Nov. 30th, we will host OBTT workshops, Federal Hiring, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and Marketing Yourself, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. You can attend both workshops and there is a 1-hour break for lunch.
The federal hiring workshop covers the basics of federal hiring, civil service, using USAJobs, special hiring authorities, and other resources for a federal job search. The marketing yourself workshop provides proven tactics to help job seekers get noticed and hired.
On Wed., Dec. 6th, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and Thu. Dec. 7th. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. we are hosting a MHFA for Military, Veterans, and their families workshop. You have to attend both days for certification.
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs and symptoms of mental health or substance use challenge. You will learn a 5-step Action Plan to recognize warning signs of a mental health challenge, provide help, and resources. Local and National resource sheets will be provided.
Learn more about Mental Health First Aid
To register for the MHFA workshop call us at 978-453-1151 and ask for Tiffany or send an email to Tiffany.Lever@va.gov.