YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Jan. 24, 2019

State of Nevada Division of Aging Services – Downstairs Conference Room – 9670 Gateway Drive, Reno, NV 89521

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

**CEU credits are offered to Social Workers, Nurses, MFTs, CPCs, ADGCs (7.0) Education (0.5), State EMS (8.0), Pharmacy (8.0), and POST (8.0) (Psychological Board Pending) Suicide prevention credits are included
If CEU’s are requested, please include your license number and licensing board.

Register Below:

Legal First Name (required)

Legal Last Name (required)

Nick Name or Preferred Name

Occupation (required)

Organization

Discipline License Number
**CEU’s are offered for Social Workers, Education, MFT, CPC and POST. Each offers a different number of credits, call for more information.

Zip Code (required)

Email (required)

Phone Number (required)

*You should receive an email to confirm your registration within 48 hours. If you do not receive an email, please contact:
Justine Chambers - Phone: (775) 684-4225 / Email: jchambers@health.nv.gov






YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Nov. 29, 2018

State of Nevada Division of Aging Services – Downstairs Conference Room – 9670 Gateway Drive, Reno, NV 89521

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

**CEU credits are offered to Social Workers, Nurses, MFTs, CPCs, ADGCs (7.0) Education (0.5), State EMS (8.0), Pharmacy (8.0), and POST (8.0) (Psychological Board Pending) Suicide prevention credits are included
If CEU’s are requested, please include your license number and licensing board.

Register Below:

Legal First Name (required)

Legal Last Name (required)

Nick Name or Preferred Name

Occupation (required)

Organization

Discipline License Number
**CEU’s are offered for Social Workers, Education, MFT, CPC and POST. Each offers a different number of credits, call for more information.

Zip Code (required)

Email (required)

Phone Number (required)

*You should receive an email to confirm your registration within 48 hours. If you do not receive an email, please contact:
Justine Chambers - Phone: (775) 684-4225 / Email: jchambers@health.nv.gov


Military, Veterans & their Families safeTALK Class-Nov. 19, 2018

**2955 E Sunset Rd #101, Las Vegas, NV 89120**

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

**This training has 3 CEU credits approved for Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs, Psychological Examiners, Pharmacy, Nurses, State/SNHD EMS, MFT, CPC, ADGC’s and POST

**3 CME’s (Continuing Medical Education) credits are available to Physicians, Nurses, and Medical Professionals.

Register below:

safeTALK-LV-Nov19_2018

22% funded

*Please note – Due to scheduling issues, we have a no refund policy so please be sure that this will fit into your schedule.

$ 30
*We use PayPal as a payment gateway, however you can pay via PayPal with any major credit or debit card.
Personal Info

Donation Total: $30


Community safeTALK-Las Vegas-Nov. 09, 2018

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

**This training has 3 CEU credits approved for Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs, Psychological Examiners, Pharmacy, Nurses, State/SNHD EMS, MFT, CPC, ADGC’s and POST

**3 CME’s (Continuing Medical Education) credits are available to Physicians, Nurses, and Medical Professionals.

Register Below:

safeTALK-LV-Nov09_2018

8% funded

*Please note – Due to scheduling issues, we have a no refund policy so please be sure that this will fit into your schedule.

$ 30
*We use PayPal as a payment gateway, however you can pay via PayPal with any major credit or debit card.
Personal Info

Donation Total: $30


YOUTH MHFA @ Foundation for Recovery-Nov. 8, 2018

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents, but may also be appropriate for older adolescents (16 and older) so as to encourage youth peer to peer interaction. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

**CEU credits are offered to Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs, Nurses, MFT, CPC, ADGC’s (7.0), State/SNHD EMS, POST (8.0) and Education (0.5)

Register Below:

Legal First Name (required)

Legal Last Name (required)

Nick Name or Preferred Name

Occupation (required)

Organization

Discipline License Number
*This training is free with 3 CEU credits offered to Social Workers, Nurses, LADGC, MFT, CPC and POST.

Zip Code (required)

Email (required)

Phone Number (required)

*You should receive an email to confirm your registration within 48 hours. If you do not receive an email, please contact:
Rick Egan
(702) 486-8225 – regan@health.nv.gov for Southern Events
Contact Janett Massolo
(775) 684-2238 – jmassolo@health.nv.gov for Northern Events


ASIST-Reno-Nov. 6-7, 2018

*TMCC/Redfield Campus in Room 167 at 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV*

The Applied Suicide Intervention Skills  Training (ASIST) program is designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide.  ASIST uses many different teaching processes to create a  practice-oriented and interactive learning  experience.  The emphasis of the two-day (16 hours) workshop is on suicide first aid.

At the end of the  workshop participants will be able to:

  • Recognize invitations for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link persons at risk of suicide with community resources.

This workshop is appropriate for all caregivers, including: professionals, counselors, social workers,  paraprofessionals, teachers, youth workers, clergy, physicians, community volunteers, mental health professionals and family members.  Attendance on both days is essential and also required for

Continuing Education Credits*

**This training has been approved for CEU Credits for Nurses, Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs (13), MFT, CPC, Psychological Examiners (13.5), NDE (1.0), State EMS (14), SNHD EMS, Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors (13), Pharmacy and POST (15).

Registration is now closed.