CLOSED Youth Mental Health First Aid:
No Cost to Participants - Colorado Springs - NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness - 1 Day Course

Seats: 4/16

  • Friday, Jun 28, 2019 8:00 AMFriday, Jun 28, 2019 5:00 PM

  • 915 Aerotech Drive, Suite 100, Colorado Springs 80916 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: Joanne Dreher and Brandi Garduno

Lunch: Participants will have 1 hour for lunch.

Parking: Available on site

Inclement Weather: N/A

Cost: No Cost to Participants