NAMI Georgia Youth in Crisis Classes Upcoming
Atlanta Public Schools, NAMI Atlanta/Auburn, NAMI Northside Atlanta and Local Behavioral Health Professionals present NAMI Georgia Youth in Crisis classes.
NAMI Georgia Youth in Crisis is a training program developed for law enforcement, educators, mental health providers, counselors, faith leaders, and other community members who touch the lives of youth. The training was developed to provide information to trusted adults helping them identify youth in crisis. Class participants will gain knowledge of effective tools enabling them to assist and support youth and their caregivers.
Georgia youth are 100% of our future. Let’s make sure it’s a healthy future!
20-hour training includes topics on:
• Understanding Adolescent Development
• Psychiatric Disorders and Treatment
• Suicidal and Non-Suicidal Self Injury
• Autism and Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
• Cyber Bullying
• GLBTQ Youth
• IDEA, IEP, and 504 Plans
• Systems Serving Youth
• Crisis Intervention and De-escalation
and much more!
Registration now open for classes in September, October, and November. See the NAMI Georgia Class Calendar for dates and contact information for registering.