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Class Title:
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Class ID:
HPD001-21
Category:
Health PE
Audience:
All
Grade Level:
K-12
Description:
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 AD/HD), and eating disorders.
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This class retails for $175 so we are pleased to offer it at a reduced rate. Your fee includes a light breakfast, lunch, and the book. CO-OP members may attend for a reduced rate of $50.
Instructor:
Kassidi Guerrero
Dates:
July 23, 2020
Times:
8:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Location:
Illinois Valley Community College, room CTC 124
815 N Orlando Smith Road
Oglesby, IL 61348
Cost:
$75.00
PD Clock Hours:
8
Status:
Closed
Maximum:
24
Minimum:
5
Registration is now closed for this course.
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