Youth Mental Health First Aid 8-Hour Class (PO)

The Youth Mental Health First Aid® class is designed for adults who work with youth ages 12-­17. The Youth program teaches signs and symptoms of mental health problems and how to differentiate potential problems from typical adolescent development. The five step ALGEE action plan is applied to situations that are an emerging crisis as well as crisis.  Hands on activities are used to aid the participant in recognizing signs and symptoms of concern and how to help. The Youth Mental Health First Aid course is available in both English and Spanish.

If you are interested in obtaining Social Work CEUs, please contact Jennifer Treger at jtreger@mhamd.org