August 9 & 10      6:00 – 9:15 pm

LEARN HOW TO SUPPORT THE YOUNG PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs
of mental health and substance use challenges among adolescents ages 12-18. You’ll build
skills and confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to young people who
are struggling. You’ll also learn how to help connect them to appropriate support.

AFTER THE COURSE, YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:
• Recognize common signs and symptoms of mental health challenges, including anxiety,
depression, eating disorders and attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD).
• Recognize common signs and symptoms of substance use challenges.
• Understand how to interact with a young person in crisis.
• Know how to connect a young person with help.
• Better understand trauma, substance use, self-care and the impact of social media
and bullying.

REGISTER TODAY!
This class is sponsored by Trinity Lutheran Church.  The class is valued at $170.00.  We are offering the class for the cost of materials only – $30.  The first 5 registrants will receive materials at no cost.   Seating is limited.

To register, email jaklinger@comcast.net or call/text 410-596-6184.

Youth MHFA Interactive Flier