Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. 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.
Time: 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Event Address: Hancock Leadership Center 1920 Briar Ridge Rd. Tupelo, MS 38804 662-840-1847
This training is offered to Mississippi educators at NO COST! Lunch will be on your own.
Space is limited to 30 participants! Complete your registration by choosing "Next" below.
This training has applied for 8 hours of Continuing Education credits in Education.