outreach
what is
ymhfa?
The Youth Mental Health First Aid program is tailor made to give an understanding of mental health problems in individuals between the ages of 12 to 25. It helps in providing first aid for crisis situations involving suicide, self-harm, traumatic events, aggressive behaviours.

who is
ymhfa for?
The Youth Mental Health First Aid program is tailor made to give an understanding of mental health problems in individuals between the ages of 12 to 25.
The program is useful for anyone working closely with young people on a regular basis, like

educators

teachers

parents

care givers
It gives first aiders a basic understanding of common mental health concerns like depression, anxiety, eating disorders, substance abuse and psychosis.

It helps in providing first aid for crisis situations involving suicide, self-harm, traumatic events, aggressive Substance induced emergencies, and severe psychotic states.
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