Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid




Lilly Conference Room - MHA
914 South St.
Lafayette, IN 

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course for adults who work with young people.

This course focuses on a 5-step action plan to assist youth with the signs and symptoms of a mental crisis or illness.

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm   

Cost: $60 per person and includes refreshments, lunch and materials.  

Registration is required. Email Erin Perdue @

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