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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training


  • Erik Haakenson
  • Robin Coe


Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common supports.  This eight-hour course uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to offer initial help in a mental health crisis and connect persons to the appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.  The program also teaches the common risk factors and warning signs of specific types of illnesses, such as anxiety, depression, substance use, bipolar disorder, eating disorders, and schizophrenia. Sponsored by Project Aware grant.

Event Notes

Lunch will be provided at this event. Training begins at 8:00 am, with a one-hour break for lunch, and ends at 5:00 pm. Clock Hours: 8


Edmonds School District - Board Room
20420 68th Avenue W Lynnwood WA 98036


  • Fri, April 26 2019 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Check-In: 8:00 AM
    Edmonds School District - Board Room