11/21/2019 - *Free Youth Mental Health First Aid
YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID
Offered in Chadron at no cost on
November 21, 2019
February 10, 2020
To register, contact Terri Haynes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What will be taught: Common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and 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.
Who should attend: Parents, Family Members, Caregivers, Teachers, School Staff, Peers, Neighbors, Health and Human Service Workers, and Other Caring Citizens
Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people.
Instructor: Dana Tewahade
Sponsored by the AWARE Grant at Chadron Public Schools, SAMSHA