Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Friday, September 27, 2019 at 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Friday, September 27, 2019
    • 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
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Location

BP Energy Center
1014 Energy Court
Anchorage
AK
99503
United States

Cost Range

FREE

Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor: Wendi Shackelford, 907-264-6224, email: wendis@alaskachd.org

Credits

Contact Hours: 8.00
C.E. Credit for Alaska Police Standards Council: 8.00
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Nurses Association CNEs: 8.00
This training offers 8 nursing contact hours and is jointly provided by the Alaska Nurses Association and Alaska Training Cooperative. The Alaska Nurses Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Description

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge.



Audience: Open to the community
Special Instructions: Bring your own lunch or snacks for breaks
Class contact:
Wendi Shackelford
907-264-6224
wendis@alaskachd.org