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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid


Event Details

This event is running from 16 January 2018 until 17 January 2018. It is next occurring on January 16, 2018 12:30 pm


Youth Mental Health First Aid 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 intitial help; and connect young people to professional, peer, social and self-help care.

To learn more about Youth Mental Health First Aid visit YMFHA.

 

To register contact Amie Niles at aniles@ucsvt.org or call 802.442.5491.

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