In support of the Interlake School Division’s Continuous Improvement Plan, the Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth will be offered to parents/community members with an enrolment fee set to recover the cost of the course manual ($50).

W20/29 Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth

Mental Heath First Aid for Adults Who Interact with Youth is a course developed by the Mental Health Commission of Canada that teaches participants how to recognize that a young person may be struggling with a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis, how to provide support, and how to connect the young person to appropriate professional help. Topics include: substance use disorders; depressive disorders (including crisis first aid for suicide); self-harm; anxiety and trauma-based disorders; eating and feeding disorders; and psychotic disorders.  A light snack and comprehensive manual is included.  Instructor:  Carla Betker – Interlake School Division, Psychologist.

4 Tuesdays – January 14, 21 February 4, 11, 2020

6:00 – 9:30 p.m. at Stonewall Collegiate

Fee: $50  

To register, please contact: Jocelyn Derksen, 204-467-2956 or

Please check our website for all our winter courses being offered.  There is something for everyone!

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