When

Thursday, March 19, 2020 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
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Where

Oaklawn South Bend Campus 
415 E Madison Street
South Bend, IN 46617
 

 
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Contact

Kari Tarman 
Oaklawn 
574-533-1234 
kari.tarman@oaklawn.org 
 

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training 

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.

Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders.

http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/take-a-course/what-you-learn/

Event Details:

 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. - Registration 

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Training

12:30 - 1:30p.m. - Lunch (On your own)

1:30 - 4:30p.m.  - Training

Certificate of completion provided at end of seminar

Continuing education credits will be provided.