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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, 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. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. 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 ADD/ADHD), and eating disorders.

Administrators, counselors, social workers, LSSPs, School Resource Officers, Community Emergency Responders, parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, all other school staff, peers, neighbors, health & human services workers, and other caring citizens

$75.00

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Applicable Federal and State Laws
Assessment
Child Development, Research, How Children Learn
Counselors
Culturally Responsive Teaching
Diversity and Special Needs Populations
Health Education
Health Services
Instruction for Students with Diverse Needs
Instructional Strategies
Other Professional Development
Parental Involvement
School Crisis Management
Social/Emotional Development
Student Behavior
Youth Violence and Substance Abuse

Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
Education Service Center
Willacy Room
7/27/2018 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
Education Service Center
Starr Room
8/10/2018 8:00 AM 5:00 PM

Workshop Contacts

Name Type E-Mail Phone
Fidela Hinojosa Presenter fhinojosa@esc1.net
Olivia Alvarez Contact oalvarez@esc1.net (956) 984-6125
Diana Flores Contact dflores@esc1.net (956) 984-6032

Special Accomodations
For requests for special accommodations for this workshop, please contact one of the individuals listed above at least ten (10) business days prior to the workshop date.