Key Warning Signs for Early Onset Mental Illness & Suicide Prevention Best Practices
Free Training | Join via Zoom
- Date: 06/11/2020 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Studies estimate that at least 20 percent of children and youth will have a mental health disorder during any given year. Additionally, suicide is the leading cause of death for young people ages 15-24 in Minnesota.
The first part of this presentation will teach signs and symptoms of common mental health disorders in young people. Guidance will be given regarding appropriate interventions and accommodations to assist person during a mental health crisis, and resources to help them thrive will be discussed.
The second half of the presentation will examine best practices for suicide awareness, prevention and intervention, including learning to recognize suicidal ideation, understanding how to support youth in crisis, and exploring appropriate professional self-care.
Email to register: CSSsupportspecialists@co.carver.mn.us
View the Key Warning Signs webinar flyer to learn more.