#548-22 YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

Event Starts:
05/18/2022 09:30 AM
Event Ends:
05/18/2022 03:30 PM
Where:
Galesburg Public Library, 40 E Simmons St, Galesburg, IL 61401, USA

 

TITLE:  Youth Mental Health First Aid

EVENT #:  548-22

DATE(S):  May 18, 2022

TIME(S):  9:30 am  to 3:30 pm

LOCATION(S):  Galesburg Public Library / 40 E Simmon Street / Galesburg, IL 61401

PRESENTER(S):  Jessica Donaldson, LMFT & Leslie Vigor

INTENDED AUDIENCE:  Open to the Community

FEE:  N/A

PD HOURS:  5.5

DESCRIPTION:  

  • Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, teachers, 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. 

  • 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.

  • *** Please note, there are 2 hours of online pre-work required for this course prior to attending in person.  

QUESTIONS? Please email sharrison@roe33.net to contact Stephanie, the PD Coordinator for the ROE 26 & ROE 33 Professional Development Consortium.

REGISTER HERE!