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youth worker as a first-aid counsellor in impromptu situations.

George Lovell

youth worker as a first-aid counsellor in impromptu situations.

by George Lovell

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Published by Chester House Publications in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. published: 1971.

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Open LibraryOL13857567M

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Overview. Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is an 8-hour public education program that introduces participants—parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring individuals—to the techniques of helping an adolescent (age 12–18) who is experiencing a mental health or addiction challenge or who is in crisis.

A valid driver's license, CPR and First Aid training, and criminal background check: Salary () Although licensure is not required to work as a youth counselor, it is required to work as a Author: Mark Swieckowski.

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Sometimes these youth have been struggling in school or at home and their families seek out a youth counselor who can help the teenager identify their problems and work through them.

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The Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMFA) course is ideal for youth workers, teachers, community organisations, individuals and parents who work or live with adolescents aged from It covers all the content included in the standard MHFA course with particular emphasis on how to apply it to adolescents and the situations they regularly face.

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If you currently work at another department or Rec Program, tell Stephanie the department name. You WILL NOT be paid for hours worked PRIOR to completion of payroll paperwork. You can expect your paycheck on the first working day (not the first day) of each month.

On pay day, you must go to Rec Cen room # and sign out your pay check. "(Situation & Task) While working at a small all-boys youth center, myself and two co-workers took the group on an outing. Due to the size of the group, we were traveling in separate vehicles.

In one car were myself, my co-worker who was driving, and four youth. First Aid Scout's Name: _____ _____ c b. If a sick or an injured person must be moved, tell how you determine the best method.

c Demonstrate this method. c c. With helpers under your supervision, improvise a stretcher and move a presumably unconscious person. c Teach another Scout a first-aid skill selected by your counselor. Another option is to purchase ready-made first aid kit notebooks from providers such as the Association of Camp Nurses ().

A few final comments about first aid kit documentation: First, have someone periodically check the notebooks. Note who was cared for, by whom, and if the care process appeared appropriate to the situation.

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With a party of not less than four, including an experienced adult counselor, hike 25 kms in a rural wilderness area, including one night in the open or in tents. The expedition planning should be a joint effort of the party and all food needed should be carried.

Mental Health First Aid for Youth. Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age ) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.

@Tom Person - First aid merit badge requirement #5a. says: "Prepare a first-aid kit for your home. Display and discuss its contents with your counselor." However, the requirement does not specify what must be in the home first aid kit.

The merit badge pamphlet has a .Youth Counselor Interview Questions and Answers. Counseling is difficult and challenging. Why did you opt to work as a youth counselor, knowing the challenges? Having been the route of domestic abuse myself, and eventually being rescued by a youth counselor, dedicating my life to this work made great sense to me.A significant improvement in adults' knowledge of youth mental health problems and Youth Mental Health First Aid was noted from pre- to post-training (p.