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Continuing Education and Workforce Training to Partner with Best, LLC to Host Mental Health Awareness Week Events

August 31, 2023

National Mental Health Awareness Week is October 1-7, 2023. Idaho State University’s Continuing  Education and Workforce Training will host Mental Health Awareness Week events on Oct. 2-5 with Best, LLC hosting events on Oct. 6 and 7. 

ISU Continuing Education and Workforce Training classes are free to attend. This year’s courses feature a selection of professional guest speakers from our area. Topics include Food, Insecurity and Mental Health, It’s OK Not to be Ok, and PTSD in Veterans. 

Best, LLC will host a full-day Mental Health Symposium for professionals on Friday, October 6, 2023. & 7 CEUs will be available (including 1 ethics CEU). Scholarships are available. Please contact Amy Welsh for more information regarding scholarship eligibility. She can be reached at: awelsh@bestllc.net 

A complete list of sessions is listed below. All ISU sessions will be held at the ISU RFC Building #48 777 Memorial Drive.

The Symposium will be held at Chubbuck City Hall and the Fun Run will be at the Portneuf Wellness Complex.

Registration is appreciated and walk-ins are welcome. Register at cetrain.isu.edu/mhw

Idaho State University Continuing Education and Workforce Training’s Free Events

Monday, Oct. 2, 2023, 6-8 p.m.-  Karl Pettit "Food Insecurity and Mental Health

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2023, 6-8 p.m.- Ashlynn Oborn "It’s Ok Not to be Ok"

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2023, 6-8 p.m.- Matthew Andersen “Let’s Talk About It”

Thursday, Oct 5, 2023, 6-8 p.m.- Scott Stephens "PTSD in Veterans”

Thursday, Oct 5, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.- April Perez Mental Health First Aid

Cost: Free 


Best, LLC’s Events

Friday, October 6, 2023, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.- Best, LLC- Mental Health Symposium

Location: Chubbuck City Hall

Cost: $50 pre-registration or $60 at the door

CEUs Available: 7


Saturday, Oct 8 10 a.m. noon-BEST, LLC Hustle for Mental Health-5k FUN RUN/Walk- Hustle for Mental Health

Location: Portneuf Wellness Complex

Cost : $25/person

$75/Family (includes three shirts)

12 and under are free

T-shirt deadline September 21, 2023


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