San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth
Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth (aged 12-24) is a 14-hour course that discusses the following mental disorders:
- Substance use disorders
- Mood disorders
- Anxiety disorders
- Psychotic disorders
- Eating disorders
- Deliberate self injury
Crisis first aid skills for the following situations are learned:
- Substance overdose
- Suicidal behaviour
- Panic attack
- Acute stress reaction
- Psychotic episode
Discounted Price for Students, Victimology alumni, and People Working in the Community Sector: $150/person + HST ($169.95) + Eventbrite Registration Fee and Credit Card Processing Fee ($180.75).
Discounted Price for current Victimology students: $125 + HST ($141.25) + Eventbrite Registration Fee and Credit Card Processing Fee ($150.32).
All participants will receive a useful course resource manual.
For an overview of course content:
Friday, December 2 AND Friday, December 9, 9:00 am- 5:00 pm with a 45-minute break for lunch (not provided). NOTE: Both days are mandatory to receive your certification from the Mental Health Commission of Canada.
When & Where
Youth Now Canada
Dr. Benjamin Roebuck is Vice President of Youth Now Canada as well as a Professor & Coordinator for the Graduate Victimology Program at Algonquin College. He holds a PhD in Criminology from the University of Ottawa, and specializes in providing training related to strength-based intervention, youth mental health, and interventions that promote resilience.