course »Mental Health First Aid & Working with Youth in Care

Date: 5/10/2017, 9:00 am—5:30 pm
County: Solano County
Location: Fairfield
Sponsor: Aldea Children & Family Services
Phone: 707-557-4560
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches community members how to identify risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents including: Anxiety, Depression, AD/HD, Disruptive Behavior Disorders, Psychosis, Eating Disorders, and Substance Abuse Disorder.

YOUTH Mental Health First Aid is the help offered to a young person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. First aid is given until appropriate treatment and support are received or until the crisis resolves.