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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Posted 150 days ago ago by Fairview Range
1/26/2018 12:00 AM

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Free course teaches you what to do in a mental health crisis


What is Youth Mental Health First Aid?

Youth Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that introduces the risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses and substances use disorders in youth, builds understanding of their impact and reviews common support options.  The eight- hour course uses roles playing and simulations to demonstrate how to offer initial help in a mental health crisis and connect persons to the appropriate professional, peer, social and self - care help. 


Who should attend?

This course is designed for adults who regular interact with adolescents ages (12-18), including teachers school staff, coaches, youth group leaders, parents or anyone interested in creasing their mental health interact about youth,  Please note, this class may be too basic for those who work in mental health services. 


Friday, January 26

8 a.m. -5 p.m.


Fairview Plaza

1200 East 25th Street, Hibing

Register at:  fairview.org/mhfaclasses  Call 612-706-4566 or email at : mhfa@fairview.org


This class is FREE thanks to our sponsors.  This class values at $170 pr person, is sponsored by Fairview Community Health, Fairview Range Medical Center and NAMI Minnesota






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