Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
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Last Day To Register
11/13/2023 11:55 PM
Program Activity Center, 127 Yellowbrook Road
Farmingdale, NJ 07727, US
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*This is a required 2 session program.  The second date is November 27th

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore is pleased to announce we will be offering adult training in Youth Mental Health First Aid.  This is a blended course – with pre-work to be completed prior to the in-person sessions.

Upon completion – you’ll be able to...

  • Recognize common signs and symptoms of mental health challenges, including anxiety, depression, eating disorders and attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD)
  • Recognize common signs and symptoms of substance use challenges
  • Understand how to interact with a young person in crisis
  • Know how to connect a young person with help
  • Better understand trauma, substance use, self-care and the impact of social media and bullying


We will learn the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan

            A          Assess for risk of suicide or harm

            L          Listen nonjudgmentally

            G          Give reassurance and information

            E          Encourage appropriate professional help

            E          Encourage self-help and other support strategies

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In the event of a cancellation, the adult listed on the registration will receive a phone call and/or an email. Only those registered for an event will be notified of any changes or cancellations. Please note: All purchases/transactions are subject to a non-refundable, 3% convenience fee. Refunds/re-scheduling are available only when council staff cancels a program.