YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING 3-23-18
YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING
We will be offering the Youth Mental Health First Aid Training that is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing mental health or addiction challenges or is in crisis.
The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders.
This training is open to the public. Materials will be provided. Lunch is on your own. Registrations will be accepted on a first come first serve basis.
WHEN: Friday, March 23, 2018
TIME: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
WHERE: Bay Aging Meeting Room, 111 Commerce Parkway, Warsaw
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
COST: $30.00 (includes materials)