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Youth Mental Health First Aid:
No Cost to Participants - Salida - Family and Youth Initiatives, Chaffee County - 1 Day Course

Seats: 19/20

  • Tuesday, Mar 15, 2022 8:00 AMTuesday, Mar 15, 2022 5:00 PM
  • First Presbyterian Church 7 Poncha Blvd, Salida 81201 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: jeril Julie Anderson and Erica Elliott

Inclement Weather: Course will be re-scheduled if local schools are closed due to weather

Cost: No Cost to Participants

Jeri M. Lee, LCSW  YMHFA trainer