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Youth Mental Health First Aid

  • Oakland Schools 2111 Pontiac Lake Road Waterford Township, MI, 48328 United States (map)

Course Description:

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 an 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.

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CE Value (credits): 7
CE Type: Standard

Sponsor Name:Oakland Schools
Contact Information:
Lori Dean

Later Event: February 15
Youth Mental Health First Aid