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Youth Mental Health First Aid - Denver Human Services

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Denver Human Services- East

3815 Steele Street

Room 1032

Denver, CO 80205

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Sometimes first aid isn't a bandage, or CPR, or calling 911. Sometimes it is you.

Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an eight-hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. Mental Health First Aid uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect young people to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to 9 a.m. as we will be starting promptly at 9 a.m. If you are not able to commit to the full 8 hours please consider attending a different date. This is a full eight-hour training. I will not be able to certify you if you come late or leave early. Please feel free to dress comfortably.There will be a 30-minute lunch break. Please consider bringing your lunch. Please bring a refillable water bottle. Parking is free.

Please note: this training is only open to individuals 18 years and older.

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