Youth Mental Health First Aid USA 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 initial help; and connect young people to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.
- This training is for individuals who are at least 18 years of age and older.
- Must attend the full 8 hours to receive certificate.
- Lunch- on your own.
- Must have 10 participants signed up to hold training. Subject to be canceled 24 hours in advance.
- Will recieve a manual to keep.
- Please be on time.