5 2019

Youth Mental Health First Aid

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Hightstown High School 25A Leshin Lane
Hightstown, NJ 08520

Contact Eden Aaronson

JFCS presents: Youth Mental Health First Aid

Identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. Develop skills to support adolescents and help connect them to the appropriate care.

Learn about:
Common signs and symptoms of mental illnesses in this age group:
-Eating disorders
-Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Common signs and symptoms of substance use
How to interact with an adolescent in crisis
How to connect the adolescent with help

Who should attend:
• Parents
• Teachers
• School staff
• Coaches
• Camp counselors
• Youth group leaders
• Anyone who works with youth

Free of charge. Registration required.