#505-23 YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

Event Starts:
08/11/2022 08:30 AM
Event Ends:
08/11/2022 02:30 PM
Where:
Thomas Legacy Center Galesburg, IL

 

TITLE:  Youth Mental Health First Aid

EVENT #:  505-23

DATE(S):  August 11, 2022

TIME(S):  8:30 am to 2:30 pm

LOCATION(S):  Thomas Legacy Center / 1849 N. Seminary St. / Galesburg, IL 61401

PRESENTER(S):   Jessica Donaldson & Teresa Brown-Carlock

INTENDED AUDIENCE:  Any School Staff or Community Members

FEE:  NA

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!