Mar

17 2019

Youth Mental Health First Aid

8:30AM - 5:00PM  

Jewish Family & Children's Service 707 Alexander Road, Suite 102
Princeton, NJ 08540
609-987-8100

Contact Eden Aaronson
609-987-8100
EdenA@JFCSonline.org
http://www.JFCSonline.org/2019/01/youth-mental-health-first-aid/

$ Cost $ 10.00

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:
-Anxiety
-Depression
-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

$10/person, includes lunch. Registration required.