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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Saturday, May 20
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Christ United Methodist Church. 103 Market St, Bldg 103, Chapel Hill, NC
Christ United Methodist Church will host a Mental Health First Aid Training focused on aiding adolescents on Saturday, May 20 from 8 am-5 pm at Christ UMC 103 Market St, Bldg 103.
Do you regularly interact with young people as a parent, youth faith leader, family member, caregiver, teacher, neighbor, health or human service provider, coach or other caring adult?
Youth Mental Health First Aid will teach you how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addiction challenge or is in crisis. This 8-hour course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and outlines a 5-step action plan for how to help in crisis and non-crisis situations.
Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders, and eating disorders. Class size is limited, so please register by May 12. For information & registration: CUMC church office, 919-969-7126, (Sponsored by the Mental Health Team at CUMC, a member church of Duke Divinity School’s Reimagining Health Collaborative focusing on mental health and wholeness.
One or Two-Time Events