Youth Mental Health First Aid

ID : 92092   
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Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, teachers, school staff, peers, and health care personnel  how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addiction challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is ideal for adults who regularly interact with young people. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches 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. Mental Health First Aid manual included in registration.

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

NIC Workforce Training Center

Hailey Smith 



Please read:  This class is included as a module in the Mental Health Assistant program.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
11/29/2017 - 12/6/2017 Weekly - Wed 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Post Falls, NIC Workforce Training Center  Map, Room: 105 Hailey Smith 

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