Youth Mental Health First Aid reviews the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents ages 12 to 18. The youth course is intended for anyone 18 years of age or older with an interest in learning how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge.
Adult Mental Health First Aid is appropriate for anyone 18 years of age and older who wants to learn how to help a person who may be experiencing a mental health related crisis or problem. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, psychosis and more.
In addition to courses that are available for individual enrollment, you can also request a customized group Mental Health First Aid course. Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services Instructors are available on a limited basis to provide custom Mental Health First Aid classes to your program, organization or business. Request a customized class using this form Opens a New Window. .
Other opportunities for training in the Northern Virginia region may be found on the Mental Heath First Aid website Opens a New Window. .