Youth Mental Health First Aid Training is a public education program introducing participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. WHAT WILL PARTICIPANTS LEARN? The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder. The Youth Mental Health First Aid USA curriculum is primarily focused on information participants can use to help adolescents and transition-age youth, ages 12-18.
Date: Tuesday, February 25th
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Location: United Way of Anderson County 604 North Murray Ave – Anderson, SC 29625
Cost: $35.00 includes course materials and lunch
Email Mary.Kayrouz@uwandersoncty.com with questions