Get Certified as a Youth Mental Health First AiderTue, 17 February, 2015 at 9:23 am
Free training will prepare participants to help young people in emotional distress.
As many as one in five young people in the United States suffer from a mental health illness or challenge. Learn how YOU can help young people in crisis by becoming certified as a Youth Mental Health First Aider.
Participants will learn about the potential risk factors for youth (ages 12-24) to develop a mental illness or mental challenge. They will learn to recognize signs and symptoms of common mental illnesses among young people and how to implement a 5-Step Action Plan to help a young person cope with their emotional distress.
Lunch and materials will be provided at this 2-part course.
Friday, March 6 AND March 13
Building 6, Room 6206
To register, please go to:
If you have registration questions, please contact:
Health Center at (650) 738-4270
Please register by February 23
*Maximum class size is 30 participants
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