• Youth Mental Health First Aid Certification offered by South Shore Mental Health

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    Name: Youth Mental Health First Aid Certification offered by South Shore Mental Health
    Date: September 26, 2016
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    More than 1 in 5 teens experiences a mental health disorder.  You could be the help someone needs! Get trained!

    Learn the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents during Youth Mental Health First Aid USA, offered by South Shore Mental Health. This free, three-part program* is designed to build understanding of the importance of early intervention and demonstrate how to help an adolescent in crisis.Through role-playing and simulations, participants will learn how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect young people to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

    Training can benefit parents, paraprofessionals, community leaders....and anyone who lives with or works with teens. Join Dr. Oz and First Lady Michelle Obama in becoming a Certified Youth Mental Health First Aid Provider!

    Certification requires attendance on each of the three Monday evenings (9/19, 9/26, 10/3).
    Location:
    South Shore Mental Health
    500 Victory Road
    Quincy, MA 02171
    Date/Time Information:
    Monday, September 19  6:00-8:30 PM
    Monday, September 26  6:00-8:30 PM
    Monday, October 3  6:00-8:30 PM
    Contact Information:
    Lisa Lloyd
    Fees/Admission:
    FREE
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