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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

March 11, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Free

YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

Offered by Maryland Coalition of Families in partnership with Mental Health Association in Talbot County

March 11, 2016 from 8:30am-5:00pm

Pizza will be provided for lunch

Location: Kent County Library, Yellow Building, 207 Calvert St., Chestertown, MD 21620

About Youth Mental Health First Aid:

  • Evidence-based training that teaches the signs and symptoms of mental health disorders.
  • Provides individuals with tools to respond to a mental health emergency until professional help arrives.
  • Provides action steps to take in order to help a young person ages 12-17 experiencing the early signs of a mental health disorder.
  • Designed for parents, teachers and caregivers of that age group.
  • COURSE OFFERED FREE OF CHARGE

With support from the Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Foundation

All participants will be certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid and receive a certificate of completion valid for 3 years

For Professionals:

8 CEU’s available for social work, psychology, counseling (for a fee of $30) and nursing CEU’s are free

To register for this course contact Danielle Murphy with Mental Health Association in Talbot County at 410-822-0444 or email dmurphy@mhamdes.org

Details

Date:
March 11, 2016
Time:
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Kent County Library
207 Calvert Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
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