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YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

April 2, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

For Pierce County Residents and Professionals

Monday April 2, 2018 / 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour training that builds understanding of the importance of early intervention and teaches the risk factors and warning signs of mental health challenges common among adolescents – including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorders. Role-playing and simulations help participants learn 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.

Date & Time: Monday, April 2 / 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Location & Address: Pierce County Library System – Administrative Center / Meeting Room B & C / 3005 112th St. East, Tacoma, 98446
Cost: FREE! Including Lunch, Youth Mental Health First Aid Manual & Certificate
Instructors: Nelson Rascon, DadsMOVE and South Sound 2-1-1 Call Center & Deborah Binion, Jordan Binion Project

Registration

Open to anyone age 18 years and over who lives and/or works in Pierce County

PLEASE EMAIL YOUR: 1) Name, 2) Organization, 3) Email Address & 4) Phone # to: monetcraton@chifranciscan.org

This Youth Mental Health First Aid training is offered at no cost thanks to contributions from DadsMOVE, Jordan Binion Project, Pierce County Library System, and CHI Franciscan Health’s Prevent-Avert-Respond (PAR) Initiative.

Training is valued at $170 per person by Mental Health First Aid USA.

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Details

Date:
April 2, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Organizer

DadsMOVE
Phone:
425-243-7028
Website:
www.dadsmove.org

Venue

Pierce County Library System – Administrative Center / Meeting Room B & C
3005 112th St. East
Tacoma, WA 98446 United States
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