Mental Health First Aid Training (Adults who interact with youth)

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Learn how to support a young person who may be developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

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Description

Learn how to support a young person who may be developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

Participants will learn how to:

  • recognize signs that a young person may be experiencing a decline in their mental well-being or a mental health or substance use crisis
  • initiate conversations that encourage a young person to talk about a mental health or substance use problem
  • discuss professional and other supports that could help with recovery to improved mental well-being
  • assist in a mental health or substance use crisis situation
  • check in with one’s own mental well-being and take action as needed.

This is taught in 3 modules over a 10 hour period.  Module One is self directed and will take participants approximately 2 hours to complete.  Module 2 and 3 (4 hours). with Tipping Point’s Dr. Julie Clayton.  All participants are certified as Mental Health First Aiders at the end of the training by the Mental Health Commission of Canada.

For a more detailed course description and overview go to: https://www.mhfa.ca/en/course-type/mhfa-supporting-youth-virtual

Cost: $250 per person.

Module 1 – self study (approximately 2 hours)
required as pre-requisite.

For further information please email: jctippingpoint65@gmail.com or call 778-251-6527.