Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative Presents: Youth Mental Health First Aid from National Council for Mental Wellbeing

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About this event

Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative presents: Youth Mental Health First Aid from National Council for Mental Wellbeing

WHO: Adults who work with youth, Nurses, Advanced Practice Nurses, Community Health Workers, Physicians, Social Workers, Doulas, Educators, School Staff, Counselors, Camp Counselors

WHAT: Learn how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among children and adolescents ages 12-18. Course includes a 2-hour, self-paced online course and 6-hour in-person training.

WHEN: Friday, October 14, 2022 | 9 am – 3 pm

WHERE: 9/27 Update : THIS COURSE WILL NOW BE HOSTED VIRTUALLY

OTHER DETAILS:

  • 9/27 UPDATE: THIS COURSE WILL NOW BE $25 FOR ALL ATTENDEES
  • Fee includes course materials, national certification, and 8.0 contact hours for nurses

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The objectives of this program are to: identify, understand and respond to common signs and symptoms of mental health challenges in this age group, including anxiety, depression, eating disorders and attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD), common signs and symptoms of substance use challenges, how to interact with a child or adolescent in crisis, how to connect the youth with to help, and expanded content on trauma, substance use, self-care and the impact of social media and bullying.

DISCLOSURE/COMMERCIAL SUPPORT

The planners and speaker do not have any conflicts of interest to report for this activity. There is no commercial support for this activity. Speakers are required to present balanced and unbiased presentations. The presentation has been reviewed for potential bias and will be presented without bias.

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION

To receive a certificate of completion and/or contact hours for this continuing education program, the eligible registrant must attend the entire presentation and complete an evaluation within one week of the program. A certificate of completion will be emailed within two weeks of the program.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

This program has been awarded the following continuing education credits upon completion of entire activity:

• 8.0 Contact Hours for Nurses

The Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number: P106-3/22-25.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Jennie Sherlock-Loeb MSN, RNC-OB, Director, Clinical & Professional Education, Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative at jsherlock@snjpc.org.

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