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Youth Mental Health First Aid (2-17-22) Colonial HS (Room 1-130) is a Course

Youth Mental Health First Aid (2-17-22) Colonial HS (Room 1-130)

Starts Feb 17, 2022
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Course Description/Meeting Summary:

Course Location: Colonial High School 6100 Oleander Dr, Orlando, FL 32807 Room 1-130 Parking near the Gym **Training will be Face to Face with Social Distancing Protocols and Masks Required. YMHFA overviews risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in youth. Participants will learn how to recognize and respond to a youth in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge.

  • In-Service Points: 6
  • Component Number: 1105007

Meeting Locations and Times:

Colonial HS, See Description on February 17th, 2022, 8:30AM - 3:30PM
6100 Oleander Dr, Orlando , FL 32807

Contact Information:

Julie Joseph
Yannick Orthodoxou

Full Description/Meeting Details:

YMHFA is an education program that introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, substance use disorder, ADHD and other disruptive behavior disorders. YMHFA emphasizes the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent who is in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. YMHFA uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate 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.

This is a state mandated training for all school staff.  

**Training will be Face to Face with Social Distancing Protocols and Masks Required.

 

Course Location: Colonial High School 6100 Oleander Dr, Orlando 32807

Room 1-130

Parking near the Gym