On Wednesday, September 19, 2018, NAMI Western Mountains Maine is offering Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) at the Franklin Memorial Hospital in the Bass Room from 8:30am to 5pm.
It is for anyone who works, lives or interacts with youth ages 12-18 to learn about mental health and substance abuse issues, to recognize symptoms and how to help in a crisis or non-crisis situation. This class has a 3 yr. national certification and satisfies the state mandate for suicide awareness in Maine schools.
There is no fee for the course. However, there is a $5. lunch fee.
The course also carries 8 CEUs.
To register, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-464-5767 x2312.
This is the last YMHFA in this area for this year.