Get Certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid!

Youth Mental Health First Aid is being offered on Thursday, October 26th at the San Mateo County Office of Education. Sign up today! Class limit is 30 people.

Learn how to recognize the warning signs and risk factors of a mental health challenge and how to offer support that can make a real difference in a young person’s life! Educate and empower yourself to help bridge the gap between an adolescent experiencing a mental health crisis and getting appropriate professional help.

Classroom teachers, school site administrators, school office personnel, coaches, bus drivers, afterschool providers, parents, teacher’s aides, school health aides, yard duty staff, crossing guards, peers and other school personnel are strongly encouraged to become Youth Mental Health First Aiders. Certified instructors are available to teach this course through an engaging curriculum that is welcoming to all at no cost.

Register by October 19th at the following link: https://tinyurl.com/YMHFA-10-26-2017

For more information about YMHFA contact Natalie Andrade at nandrade@smcgov.org or 650-372-8548

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