Trauma Informed Partnership of Macon-Piatt County, IL shared Heritage Behavioral Health Center's post.
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Check out the details below on this Youth Mental Health First Aid Course offered on November 13th and December 13th in Decatur!Learn how to start a conversation with a student who may have a mental health problem at my November 13th or December 13th Mental Health First Aid course: www.heritagenet.org/hbhevents
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people.Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8 hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. ... See MoreSee Less
Trauma Informed Partnership of Macon-Piatt County, IL shared Trauma-Sensitive Teachers's post.
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"I keep this Post It on my school computer as a daily reminder that a misbehaving kid is a discouraged kid, or a disempowered kid, or a kid missing the skills to deal with a challenge they were given. There’s always a reason for a behavior. And building strong relationships will help me find the reason more often than not." -Dr. Ross Greene
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