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Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Thursday May 25, 2017

Helpline Center office, 1000 N West Ave, Suite 310 Sioux Falls, SD

8:00 am Thursday, May 25, 2017 until 5:00 pm Thursday, May 25, 2017

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Thursday May 25, 2017

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Helpline Center Training Room- 1000 N West Ave Suite 310

Sioux Falls, SD

Training is free.  Registration is required. One hour lunch on your own.

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help to young people showing signs of a mental illness or in a crisis, and connect them with the appropriate professional, peer, social, or self-help care. Anyone can take the 8-hour Youth Mental Health First Aid course, however, it is ideally designed for adults who work with young people ages 12-18 — teachers, coaches, leaders of faith communities, social workers, and other caring citizens.

Sponsored by SD Department of Social Services – Prevention Program; and Helpline Center – SE Prevention Resource Center – Volunteers of America, Dakotas – Southeastern Behavioral Health.

In order to allow us to offer this course for free, you will be asked to participate in a simple follow-up questionnaire.

Youth Mental Health First Aid Information poster:  YMHFA May 2017

To register visit:   MayYMHFA.eventbrite.com or call/e-mail 605-339-4357 or Taylor Funke