Youth Mental Health First Aid - For Adults Assisting Young People
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Youth Mental Health First Aid - For Adults Assisting Young People

Youth Mental Health First Aid - For Adults Assisting Young People

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Adult & Child - SR 135 Campus

107 North State Road 135

Suite 101

Greenwood, IN 46142

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What will you learn?

When you take a course, you learn how to apply the Mental Health First Aid action plan in a variety of situations, including when someone is experiencing:

    • Panic attacks
    • Suicidal thoughts or behaviors
    • Nonsuicidal self-injury
    • Acute psychosis (e.g., hallucinations or delusions)
    • Overdose or withdrawal from alcohol or drug use
    • Reaction to a traumatic event

The opportunity to practice — through role plays, scenarios, and activities — makes it easier to apply these skills in a real-life situation.

Before you can know how to help, you need to know when to help. We call this mental health literacy – or a basic understanding of what different mental illnesses and addictions are, how they can affect a person’s daily life, and what helps individuals experiencing these challenges get well.

You learn about:

  • Depression and mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Trauma
  • Psychosis
  • Substance Use disorders

Mental Health First Aid teaches about recovery and resiliency – the belief that individuals experiencing these challenges can and do get better, and use their strengths to stay well.

Interventions Learned

When you take a course, you learn how to apply the Mental Health First Aid action plan in a variety of situations, including when someone is experiencing:

    • Panic attacks
    • Suicidal thoughts or behaviors
    • Nonsuicidal self-injury
    • Acute psychosis (e.g., hallucinations or delusions)
    • Overdose or withdrawal from alcohol or drug use
    • Reaction to a traumatic event

The opportunity to practice — through role plays, scenarios, and activities — makes it easier to apply these skills in a real-life situation.

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Disclaimer - Please be aware that we must have a minimum of 5 people enrolled in order to deliver the training. If enrollment is low we will provide a refund and we hope that you will reschedule for another training date We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.

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Adult & Child - SR 135 Campus

107 North State Road 135

Suite 101

Greenwood, IN 46142

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