September 6, October 3, October 31, and November 29
Youth Mental Health First Aid – Save the Date! – Everett
October 23, November 16, and December 11
Barbara Bennett, PhD, will discuss the merits of providing a trauma-informed model in supporting those in our communities struggling with homelessness, mental health challenges and/or substance abuse. The key to recovery is a connection to others in a safe community. Barbara skillfully weaves an experiential teaching method coupled with evidence-based research. You will leave this workshop with an intimate understanding of the impact of childhood trauma and trauma suffered at any age.
Who should attend? Teachers & school counselors, parents & family members, mental health therapists & caseworkers, substance abuse counselors & social workers, law enforcement and dept. of corrections officers, and others interested in helping create community.
Location: Best Western Plus Skagit Valley Inn and Convention Center 2300 Market Street Mount Vernon
Time: 8:30 – 12:30, with registration and full breakfast from SATURDAY, SEPT 9TH. 2017
Cost: None, but Donations welcome to cover breakfast cost.
This is an intermediate level program.
Continuing education credits will be available for a fee.
Please ask upon registering.
To register, contact Dayna at 360-708-8452 or at Daynatelidetzki@Yahoo.com Deadline: Weds 8/23
They are also in need of an organist/pianist if you know of anyone interested.
- Safe and reliable vehicle
- Current valid driver’s license
- Proof of automobile insurance
- Good driving record
- Background check conducted on all volunteers.
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