Youth Mental Health First Aid:
No Cost to Participants - Canon City - Fremont County Public Health - 1 Day Course

Seats: 12/25

  • Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019 8:00 AMWednesday, Feb 27, 2019 5:00 PM

  • 201 N. 6th St., Canon City 81212 View Map

Youth Mental Health First Aid is a groundbreaking prevention program. The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges that are common among adolescents and young adults. YMHFA is implemented around the U.S. and the world. Research has shown that the training enhances behavioral health literacy, reduces stigma, increases knowledge of professional and self-help resources, increases participants' confidence helping in a crisis situation, and improves behavioral health of participants.

Instructor(s): This course will be taught by: Desiree Lipka and Erica Elliott

Lunch: Lunch Provided


Cost: No Cost to Participants
Thanks to grant funding through Fremont County Public Health, this course is FREE to community members and offered in partnership with Solvista Health.

For questions, contact Gwen Ferguson at Solvista Health, gwenf@solvistahealth.org