Youth Mental Health First Aid is a training that helps participants recognize and respond to signs and symptoms of mental health and substance use disorders in those ages 8-18. Participants learn the skills, resources, and knowledge necessary to help someone with a mental health/substance use disorder or help someone in crisis access appropriate care and support.
The class is a two-part training. Part one is a self-paced, on-line overview of the entire training. Part two is a 5.5-hour instructor-led, virtual session where you will learn to use the Youth Mental Health First Aid action plan to assist others. The on-line portion of the training must be completed before gaining admission to the instructor-led, virtual session.
Space is limited. Pre-registration is required.
If you have questions or would like to enroll, call 608-643-7687 or email Foundation@SaukPrairieHealthcare.org.
When: Monday & Wednesday, August 2 & 4, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm (you must attend both nights)
Where: Online and Virtual
This free class is sponsored by Sauk Prairie Healthcare Foundation.