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Session # ‣

105759

Session name ‣

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Description ‣

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to provide teachers, and school staff, strategies to help students who are experiencing mental health needs, addictions or experiencing a crisis. 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. The presenters will also provide additional resources pertinent to your area.

Special instructions ‣

Youth Mental Health First Aid has specific certifications guidelines which require extended hours for training. A working lunch will be required and provide. This course starts at 8:30 am and ends at 5:30 pm. Participants must attend the whole day and pass a test to receive credit.

Accessibility

Please notify the ESC Contact listed below if you have a specific accommodation request.

Presenter(s) ‣

Rodney Pruitt

ESC contact ‣

Rodney Pruitt

ESC contact e-mail ‣

rpruitt@esc14.net

Location ‣

Region 14

Room(s) ‣

Eastland

Date(s) ‣

November 27, 2018

Time ‣

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Registration deadline ‣

November 27, 2018 5:30 PM

Fees ‣

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CPE Credit ‣

8.0

Subject(s) ‣

Behavior, CSF: School Climate, CSF: Teacher Quality

Grade(s) ‣

EE, PK, KG, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Audience(s) ‣

Any Interested Audience, Administrators, Board Members, Counselors, Elementary Teachers, Nurses, Parents, Principals, Secondary Teachers, Superintendents, Teachers, University Personnel

Objective(s) ‣

3.1, 3.2