Youth Mental Health First Aid Training (YMHFA01)

Credits: 0 Hours: 8.00 / Tuition: $0 / No Show Fee: $35.00
Status: CANCEL / Maximum Size: 25 / Current Applicants: 2
Instructor: Lara Sims
Date: 4/21/2020 Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Bldg I, Quad B - Central Georgia Technical College Macon, Ga (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 4/10/2020

Course Description

This is an 8-hour course that teaches a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources, and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, and self-help care. It teaches how to recognize symptoms of mental health disorders, how to offer and provide initial help, and how to guide a person toward appropriate treatments and other supportive help.
The overall aims of YMHFA are to:
(1) Preserve life when a person may be a danger to self or others
(2) Provide help to prevent the problem from becoming more serious
(3) Promote and enhance recovery
(4) Provide comfort and support. 
The YMHFA course has a value of $170 per participant. Thanks to Mental Health Awareness Training Funds, participants may attend at no charge. 

Class Notes

This class has been cancelled.

Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.