Posted On: July 12th, 2019 by MPNN CSB Prevention Services Division
YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING 8/6/19
YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING
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 lunch for a working lunch. Registrations will be accepted on a first come first served basis.
WHEN: Tuesday, August 6, 2019
TIME: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
WHERE: Bay Transit Meeting Room, 111 Commerce Parkway, Warsaw
COST: $35.00 (includes materials)
ONLINE REGISTRATION: https://ymhfa8619.eventbrite.com
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 31, 2019
MPNN CSB PREVENTION, HEALTH & WELLNESS
PO BOX 452, HAYES, VA 23072