You know what to do when an adolescent is bleeding or choking, but do you know what to do when they are experiencing a mental health crisis?
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.
This course offering is sponsored by the Mental Health Team at Abiding Presence Lutheran Church.
Date: Wednesday, April 18
Time: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Cost: $25 Registration Fee (includes breakfast, lunch, and workbook)Church Location: 6304 Lee Chapel Rd, Burke, VA 22015
Scholarships available; contact Pastor Heidi Eickstadt for more information.
Learn more about the course here.