ACA, Evergreen Youth Mental Health First Aid - Seattle

Thursday, 23 January 2020 -
8:30am to 5:00pm

All times local unless stated differently below.

The Youth Mental Health First Aid Course is designed to teach individuals 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.

Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders. The scenarios used throughout the course are camp based.

Lunch is not included.  Participants will bring their own lunch.

Location

Safe N Sound Swimming
2040 Westlake Ave N
Seattle
WA
98109