The Canadian Mental Health Association and NL Housing & Homelessness Network are holding a two-day course (May 24 & 25, 2018) that will focus on the basics of mental health problems and first aid for young persons aged 12 to 24.
The course is designed for Teachers, Social Workers, Counsellors, Law Enforcement, Coaches, Babysitters, First Responders, Healthcare Providers, Community Leaders, Parents and Family Members.
This workshop will teach participants to:
- Recognize the signs and symptoms of mental health problems.
- Provide initial help when facing a mental health problem.
- Guide youth or adults towards appropriate professional help.
- Learn how to accommodate young people who are in distress.
Light snacks, coffee and tea provided
Location: NLHHN, 77 Charter Ave., St. John's
Free parking available
To register email: firstname.lastname@example.org