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Youth Mental Health First Aid:
No Cost to Participants - On-line - Community Reach Center - 1 Day Course

Seats: 17/30

  • Monday, Feb 28, 2022 10:00 AMMonday, Feb 28, 2022 5:00 PM
  • Virtual Mental Health First Aid - Youth Module, On-line 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: Kristina Sand Kristina Sand and Andrea Brandt

Parking: NA

Inclement Weather: NA

Cost: No Cost to Participants
This course is delivered virtually via a portal and zoom.  You will need a computer with camera and sound.  Closer to the date of your class, you will receive an invite and access to National Council Connect portal to fill out your contact information and take a short quiz.  Once completed, you will get access to the 6-hour instructpr-led zoom class.

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 challeges that are common among adolescents and young adults. YMHFA is implemented arount the U.S. and the world. Reasearch has shown that the training enhances behavioral health literacy, reduces stigma, increases knowledge of professional and self-help resources, increases participants' confiedence helping in a crisis situation, and improves behavioral health of participants. 

Kristina Sand, Community Reach Center MHFA Coordinator

k.sand@communityreachcenter.org'

(303)853-3839