Led by: Taelor Moran and Bren Munoz
The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour public education program that:
introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health concerns in adolescents
builds understanding of the importance of early intervention
teaches individuals how to help an adolescent experiencing a mental health challenge
uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis
teaches participants how to select interventions and provide initial help
teaches participants how to connect young people to mental health clinicians
|Event Date||09-30-2019 9:00 am|
|Event End Date||09-30-2019 5:00 pm|
|Location||North Georgia RESA|
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