Foundations in Youth Mental Health / AOD

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Start Date
Thu, 28 July 2022 - 9:00 am
End Date
West Coast

Whāraurau invites you to attend this in-person event:

Foundations in Youth Mental Health / AOD

This training will include: 

  • Youth brain development.
  • Review social, emotional and cognitive development of young people. 
  • Describe the ways that professionals can best engage with young people when discussing mental health issues.
  • Identify ways in which professionals can ensure they provide youth-friendly services.
  • Understand main mental health challenges facing young people.
  • Understand common mental health and AOD disorders in young people.



09:00am - Welcome / Whakawhanaungatanga / Introductions

09:30am - Understanding Young People

10:30am - Break

10:45am - Engagement with Young People

11:10am - Screening / Assessment - Key Factors

12:10pm - Lunch

12:35pm - Common Mental Health Concerns

01:45pm - Youth AOD

02:30pm - Close


There is no cost to attend.


Registrations to attend are below. 

Please note, confirmation of registration will be subject to approval.

Registrations close on 20 July 2022.


For queries about this event, please contact:

[email protected]