CANCELED: Youth Mental Health First Aid


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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 3/3/2020 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 3/3/2020 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 2
Agency Contact: Kristi Kimberlin
Agency Assistant: Emily Zeimet 262-473-1473
Location: CESA 2 - Whitewater
1221 Innovation Drive
Whitewater, WI 53190
Facility: Room 111
3/6/2020 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

This event has been canceled as of 2/27/2020 and will be rescheduled at a later date. 

Presenters: Two Trainers, including Jackie Schoening, certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid

Cost: $35, includes lunch

Description: This workshop is designed for adults working with youth ages 12-20 who are experiencing a mental health, addiction challenges, or is in crisis. It is good for teachers, administrators, aides, bus drivers, office support staff, Boys and Girls Club, etc. to attend. It would be a review, to some degree, for pupil services staff.

YMHFA is an eight-hour workshop led by 2 trained instructors. Material will cover information on mental health literacy, adolescent development, anti-stigma messaging and a five-step process to support youth with a mental health crisis and suicidality. Participants will learn the signs of a mental health crisis and have the information to refer to outside resources.

The YMHFA training manual will be included with the course.

Read more about YMHFA:


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