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.
The training includes:
A Light Breakfast (Coffee, Fruit, & Pastries/Breakfast Bars) THIS IS A CHANGE FROM PREVIOUS TRAININGS
A YMHFA Participant Manual for you to keep w/ all the information from the day’s training
A list of community resources.
CEUs are available for LPC, LMSW/LCSW, LMFT, LCDC
CEs are available for Educators
YOU WILL NOW HAVE A ONE-HOUR LUNCH ON YOUR OWN - LISTING OF NEARBY RESTAURANTS WILL BE HANDED OUT
***Doors open at 7:45am***
***FREE TO ALL SCHOOL EMPLOYEES and SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS (SROs)***
Non-Profit Ticket Price: $55.00 (limited discounted tickets available, please email: email@example.com for details.)
For Profit Ticket Price: $100.00
Other prices available