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YOUTH Mental Health First Aid [June 12 & 13, 2019]

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Montgomery County ADAMHS

409 E. Monument Ave

2nd Floor Training Suite

Dayton, OH 45402

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Please note this training will take place over two days: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 AND Thursday, June 13, 2019. Each days class will take place from 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. You must attend both days to recieve credit.

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Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8 hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds 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.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Please arrive on-time and dressed in preparation for temperature fluctuations that may occur in the training room. Coffee and water will be provided. There will be two fifteen minute breaks offered during the day along with a half hour for lunch. Lunch will not be provided. Please feel free to bring any food items you may require during the training.

CERTIFICATIONS & CONTINUING EDUCATION:

Participants that complete the full 8 hours of YOUTH Mental Health First Aid training will secure a three-year certification. Any time missed beyond 15 minutes must be made up at a future training date in order to complete the training and receive certification.

Certified Chemical Dependency and Prevention Specialists can receive 8 hours of continuing education for completing the full 8 hours of YOUTH Mental Health First Aid. For Chemical Dependency Professionals, the training meets the following Subject Content Area Classifications: C1 (1 hrs.); C2 (2.5 hrs.); C4 (2.5 hrs.); C6 (0.5 hrs.) and C7 (1.5 hrs.). For Prevention Professionals, P2 (4HR) &P6 (4HR).

Parking Information:

Parking** Due to limited space in the building’s parking lot; ADAMHS requests that you park in the city parking garage located at 405 Water Street (45402) which is accessible by turning at the traffic light located at the intersection of East Monument Ave. and Water Street.

If the garage is full, you may park in the west parking lot (across Water Street from ADAMHS) but you must print your Eventbrite ticket and place it on your dashboard.

To access 409 Monument Avenue, cross Water Street; and head towards the four-story brick building in front of you. The entrance is to the left of the window that has signage for Bridge Credit Union. Once inside the building take the elevator to the 2nd floor Training Suite.

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