|Date||10/04/2022 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
|Presenters||Kate Mallory and Jessica Donaldson|
|Location||Regional Office of Education #26, 130 S. Lafayette St, Macomb, IL 61455|
|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.