Youth Mental Health First Aid
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9:00am - 5:00pm
Colorado Mountain College, Edwards
Learn How to Help an Adolescent (age 12-18) Who is Experiencing a Mental Health or Addictions Challenge or is in Crisis.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people.
SpeakUp ReachOut is able to provide this course for free to participants via a grant specifically aimed towards training residents in Eagle County, Colorado in suicide prevention. As a result, we must first offer this course to Eagle County residents.
To register, visit speakupreachout.org/training-sessions/youth-mental-health-first-aid-october2021.