Introduction to “YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID” Youth MHFA Flyer
This Lunch & Learn is a webinar that introduces you to the full training for Youth Mental Health First Aid.
This webinar will be held via zoom at NO COST and is pre-approved for 1 CRC credit!
Objective #1: Learn what Youth Mental Health First Aid is & how was developed
Objective #2: Discover 5 Step Action Plan (ALGEE)
Objective #3: Discover how Youth Mental Health First Aid certification can be utilized in VR with clients.
LEARN HOW TO SUPPORT THE YOUNG PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs
of mental health and substance use challenges among adolescents ages 12-18. You’ll build
skills and confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to young people who
are struggling. You’ll also learn how to help connect them to appropriate support.
Teresa Hearn is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor with over 20 years of experience helping people with disabilities. Teresa comes from a human services background with a Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling. Her passion is empowering people to achieve potential in their community, developing and working towards life goals. Her genuine understanding of mental health and substance use challenges shows a commitment to raising awareness, reducing stigma, and offering tools and support to those in need.
REGISTER HERE: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=li79nnebb&oeidk=a07ej64y8meb98f8306