Be Pro-Active about Identifying the Brain-Health Needs of Young People – Nov 30, 2017

Youth Brain Health First Aid

Thursday November 30, 2017 8am – 5pm

Holy Innocents Faith Formation Center, St. Rose Parish
38B Church Hill Road, Newtown, CT

Youth Brain Health First Aid (YBHFA) is a course in which you will be certified to recognize potential signs and symptoms of youth in a brain health crisis, like panic attacks, self-harm and thoughts of suicide, and it will teach you ways to appropriately respond.

This course includes 8 hours of instruction, a course manual, snacks, a completion certificate, and a fun environment. YBHFA courses typically cost around $250 – The Avielle Foundation and the Resiliency Center of Newtown are offering it to you for $50/per person- inclusive of the course manual and lunch.

The Certification course is 8 hours of class time. This time the course will take place from Thursday, November 30, 2017 with a one hour lunch taken

There will be plenty of breaks with snacks and drinks, however lunch will not be provided.

This course is appropriate for students (15 years and up), parents, teachers, school staff, family, friends, health care providers, law enforcement, and anybody interested. Sign up here, with this form.