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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
November 21, 2019 - November 22, 2019
Thursday, November 21 & Friday, November 22, 2019 9:30am-2:30pm
Location: Hill House, 1835 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 – 2nd-floor conference room
Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8-hour, public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. Mental Health First Aid uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect young people to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.
This training is broken up into two days and is suitable for any adult working with youth! Registration is limited and participants must commit to both days of training.
Click here to learn more and to register.
- November 21, 2019
- November 22, 2019
- Event Categories:
- Health and Safety, Mentoring, Non profit Management & Administration, PD Workshop, Provider Events
- Event Tags:
- adolescents, early intervention, First Aid, Mental Health, role playing, youth mental health
- Mentoring Partnership of SW PA
- Hill House
1835 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 United States + Google Map