Mental Health First Aid Youth, Colesville
Dec. 14, 2019
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
14500 New Hampshire Avenue
, Maryland 20904
For questions about this event, contact Juli Murray at [email protected].
WHAT IT COVERS
• Common signs and symptoms of mental illnesses in this age group, including:
•Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
•Common signs and symptoms of substance use.
•How to interact with an adolescent in crisis.
•How to connect the adolescent with help.
The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan:
•Assess for risk of suicide or harm
•Give reassurance and information
•Encourage appropriate professional help
•Encourage self-help and other support strategies
WHO SHOULD TAKE IT
• School staff
• Camp counselors
• Youth group leaders
• People who work with youth
• Concerned friends**
**Please note, you must be 18 years old to attend this class.
DATE: Saturday, December 14, 2019
TIME: 9:00am – 5:00pm
LOCATION: First Alliance Church
14500 New Hampshire Ave, Colesville, MD 20904
Colesville, Maryland 20904