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YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING 8/1/19

August 1 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING 8/1/19

The Youth Mental Health First Aid Training is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing mental health or addiction challenges or is in crisis. 

              The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including ADHD), and eating disorders.

This training is open to the public. Materials will be provided. Bring a brown bag for a working lunch. Registrations will be accepted on a first come first served basis.

WHEN: Thursday, August 1, 2019

TIME: 8:30 am-4:30 pm

WHERE: Bay Transit Meeting Room, 5959 Fiddlers Green Rd., Gloucester

COST: $35.00 (includes materials)

ONLINE REGISTRATION: Go to www.chvc.online

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, July 26, 2019

 

Details

Date:
August 1
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Website:
www.chvc.online

Organizer

MPNN CSB Prevention Services
Phone:
804-642-5402
Email:
prevent@mpnn.state.va.us
Website:
www.chvc.online

Venue

Bay Transit Meeting Room-Gloucester
5959 Fiddlers Green Rd.
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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