Youth Mental Health First Aid

May 25, 2019 -
8:00am to 5:00pm

All times local.

The Mental Health First Aid for Youth Course is designed to teach adults who work with youth how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is in crisis or experiencing a mental health or addiction challenge. 

 

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. 

 

Participants who complete the course receive a Mental Health First Aid Certification that is valid for three years. 

 

Register by May 16th at 11:59 pm. Space is limited to 25 participants.

 

Questions? Please contact Gemma Miner at gmminer@ucanr.edu.

Location

UC Agriculture and Natural Resources Building
2801 Second Street
Davis
CA

Registration Fees

$127 (includes instruction, workbook and lunch)

Contact Information

Gemma Miner