Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid USA teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders in youth. This training gives adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to children and adolescents (ages 12-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care. This training includes 2 hours of required pre-work and 5 hours of instructor-led content.

Available Dates:

  • Tuesday, October 24, 2023 (9:00 AM-3:00 PM)
  • Tuesday, April 2, 2024 (9:00 AM-3:00 PM)

Location: Virtual

Cost: This course is valued at $170. Thanks to the generous support of the Vermont Department of Health, the course is offered at a reduced cost of $30 per participant.

Contact Becky Wilcke (becky@vermontafterschool.org) to register.