The Middle Peninsula-Northern Neck Community Services Board’s Prevention Services Division is offering a Youth Mental Health First Aid Training, on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, from 8:30am-4:30pm at Northern Neck Electric Meeting Room, 173, Pine Street, Warsaw, VA 22572.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders.
Cost: $15.00 per person. Materials are included. Please bring a brown bag lunch.
Method of Payment:
1. Money Order payable to MPNN CSB can be mailed to: PO Box 452, Hayes, VA 23072.
2. Cash payment to be made in person at the MPNN CSB Prevention Services Office: 3786 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes, VA 23072.
If you have any questions, please call us at 804-642-5402 or email us at email@example.com.
Online registration: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MHFA8-23-16
APPLIED SUICIDE INTERVENTION SKILLS TRAINING
We will be offering the Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST). ASIST is a 2-day workshop designed to teach the skills to competently and confidently intervene with a person at risk of suicide. Developed by LivingWorks Education, Inc. the workshop prepares people to integrate principles of intervention into everyday practice. Number of participants are limited. This training is open to the public. Lunch and materials will be provided.
WHEN: Thursday & Friday, August 25 & 26, 2016
TIME: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
WHERE: Bay Aging Meeting Room
5959 Fiddlers Green Rd., Gloucester, VA 23061
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, August 19, 2016
COST: There is no-cost for this training!
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