Teen Mental Health- Learn the signs and symptoms and how to respond compassionately


April 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
McClellan Park
5146 Arnold Ave
McClellan, CA 95652
ROOM 100
American River College Foster & Kinship Care Education Staff

Did you know that 20% of children are suffering with a mental health disorder? Being a teen is challenging, but do you have a workable plan to help you teen meet the emotion challenges? This course will teach participants how to recognize acute and prolonged stress behaviors. Participant will learn how to become proactive rather than reactive to inappropriate emotional responses. Participant will learn the signs of emotional distress/crisis and how to respond compassionately while accessing professional help. This course will provide participants with an overview of childhood mental disorders. Also, participants will to use their knowledge of childhood mental disorders to provide a mental health professional with vital information regarding the atypical behavior or thought patterns of their child.
Instructor: Colette Perkins, M.S.
Date: Tuesdays, March 19 & 26, 2019 & April 2 & 9, 2019
Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: McClellan Park, 5146 Arnold Ave, McClellan, CA 95652, ROOM 100. Take Watt North and you will see McClellan Park. Look for address and if map quest put in city of McClellan.

To Register for classes, please call 916-484-8626 or email to yarmolm@arc.losrios.edu.

Please provide your name, phone number and email address.  Consider yourself registered for class. 

You will not get a return call or email back unless the class is cancelled. 

Thank you for your interest in our classes.