Spread Awareness About Mental Health with Community Health Workers and the New Salud Para Todos Program Manual

This 71-page Program Manual is designed to walk Community Health Workers, or Promotores(as) de Salud, through strengthening knowledge about mental health issues and coping mechanisms and utilizing resources to help those suffering from mental health issues access the services available to them in their community.

The Resource is now available in both English and Spanish free of cost! 

The following is a breakdown of the information provided in each chapter:


  • Mental Health: The Well‐being of the Community
  • Challenges from Different Directions
  • 8 Ways to Positively Help a Community Member
  • Good Communication
  • Looking at the Big Picture
  • Advocacy
  • Preventing Burn‐out as Promotores(as)
  • The Body and Mind Connection
  • Negative Coping Behaviors
  • Abuse/Addictions
  • Other Addictions
  • Tools for Self‐help Universal Suggestions
  • Quick Tools for Positive Coping
  • Coping Skills for Better Communication
  • Tools for Positive Coping
  • Developing a Community Resource List
  • National Resources
  • Critical Situations
  • Critical Situations Response Forms
  • Client Referral Forms
This resource is a manual.

About MHP Salud 

MHP Salud has over thirty years of experience implementing CHW programs and training organizations looking to start and/or strengthen their own CHW programs. For more information about MHP Salud, our services, and how we can help you, please email us at info@mhpsalud.org