Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Saturday, May 18, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Hackensack

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Bergen’s Promise and Bergen County Department of Health Services is proud to present

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

This is for adults who regularly interact with  adolescents (coaches, youth group/scout leaders, parents, teachers, school staff, etcetera)   

What is Youth Mental Health First Aid?

  • Teaches participants the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents
  • Introduces a five-step action plan to support a youth and initiate mental health resources
  • 8 hour interactive public education program offered over two evenings (4 hours per evening)

Why is Youth Mental Health First Aid Important?

  • Just like CPR, it is a vital skill that improves the well-being of our community
  • Helps to eliminate stigma associated with mental illness and substance abuse
  • Promotes recovery and resiliency

Register for the 8-hour course at NO COST.

To Register please email Nohely Salvador at [email protected].

Age Groups
  • Adults
Community Services
Community
Education
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Areas Served
  • Bergen County

Last Updated: 04/26/19