Foundations in Youth Mental Health / AOD - Christchurch

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Start Date
Thu, 11 August 2022 - 9:00 am
End Date

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 - Engagement with Young People

10:55am - Screening / Assessment - Key Factors

11:55am - Lunch

01:00pm - Common Mental Health Concerns

02:10pm - Youth AOD

03:00pm - Close


There is no cost to attend.


Registrations to attend are below. 

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

Registrations close on 5 August 2022.


For queries about this event, please contact:

[email protected]



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