Mental Health

Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth

Developed by the Mental Health Commission of Canada - Mental Health First

Aid for Adults who interact with Youth (aged 12-24) is a 14-hour course that

discusses the following mental disorders:


  • substance use disorders

  • mood disorders

  • anxiety disorders

  • psychotic disorders

  • eating disorders

  • deliberate self injury 


Crisis first aid skills for the following situations are learned:

  • substance overdose

  • suicidal behaviour

  • panic attacks

  • acute stress reaction

  • psychotic episode 


Anyone can benefit from learning Mental Health First Aid.  This course teaches first aid skills to help someone who is developing mental health problems or is experiencing a mental health crisis. 

Additional Resources


Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba

Speakers provide public information sessions on a range of topics relating to

personal and family experiences with mood disorders.


Anxiety Disorder Association of Manitoba 

A chairitable self help organization offering support and education. 


Manitoba Schizophrenia Association 

Customer focused, family sensitive mental health self help organization. 

MISSION - Play a leadership role in promoting and supporting the community of organized camps, encouraging the growth and recreational experiences for children, youth and families. 

VISION - To be the recognized leader in the Manitoba camps community.

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