Understanding Mental Health- Anxiety and Depression

Understanding Mental Health- Anxiety and Depression

Event date: May 20

3:00-5:00PM

Colorado Mountain College (CMC), Edwards campus.

Join us in this engaging talk to learn the signs and symptoms associated with depression and anxiety.

Participants will be able to identify tools and resources to understand the basics of these conditions while learning helpful skills and treatment to support those in need.  Register here!

Alex Yanacone’s Bio

Alex Yannacone has an extensive background in implementation and trainings for prevention and intervention of mental health services and education. As the Director of Education and Community Programs at the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Depression Center, Alex provides programs and trainings addressing mental health issues across Colorado. She is also a master trainer in suicide prevention training including QPR and Working Minds.

Prior to her work at the Center, Alex contributed to the oversight, management, and delivery of a statewide child abuse and neglect prevention program. Additionally, Alex has provided therapeutic services to at-risk families and the refugee population within Colorado. Alex currently serves as co-chair of the National Network of Depression Center’s (NNDC) Community Education and Awareness Programs Task Force.

$15 HCHRA Members / $35 Non-members

 

About HCHRA

We are a proud affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), serving Eagle, Summit, Garfield, Pitkin, Routt, Grand, Moffat, Rio Blanco and Lake Counties in the Colorado High Country.

HCHRA brings together Human Resources professionals and leaders of all industries. We strive to support and develop the HR profession and businesses through education, collaboration, and the sharing of best practices. We have over 80 members and a great line-up of programs and networking events. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter @HCHRA or read more on our website.

We hope to see you at our next event or program!