Youth Mental Health First Aid

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Join the Y and be the Difference. More than 2.5 million people are certified Mental Health First Aiders, and that number is growing every day.

Youth Mental Health First Aid, an international, evidence-based program that teaches people to identify, understand and respond to signs and symptoms of mental health and substances use challenges.

You don’t have to be an expert to know how to help. Become Youth Mental Health First Aid Certified.

Call 715-362-9622 ext.109 for more information.

Just as CPR helps even those without clinical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Youth Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a person experiencing a mental health crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aiders learn a 5-step Action Plan that guides them through the process of reaching out and offering appropriate support.