To increase understanding and assist a young person (12-18yrs) experiencing a mental health challenge or crisis.
Comparison of typical adolescent development vs. developing a mental health challenge
Recognizing signs and symptoms of a mental health challenge or crisis
The importance of early intervention and hope for recovery
Risk Factors and Protective Factors
How to apply the five step Action Plan (ALGEE) to assist a young person experiencing a challenge or crisis
How to approach and engage a young person who may be experiencing a challenge or crisis
Explore mental health challenges and crises, such as; anxiety, depression, panic attacks, trauma, suicide, eating disorders, psychosis and substance use disorders – and how you can
apply mental health first aid to assist a young person.
Resources available to connect a young person with a mental health challenge to appropriate help.
We provide services in Lassen, Modoc, Plumas and Sierra Counties.
Plumas Rural Services is a Northeastern California community based, non-profit organization providing services and opportunities for the well being of local residents and families to improve quality of life and self sufficiency by promoting health, education, prevention and treatment.