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Adolescent Mental Health First Aid Training

Adolescent Mental Health First Aid Training

This evidence-based Adolescent Mental Health First Aid training course is ideal for adults who want to learn more about supporting young people with mental health difficulties.


This course is recognized in more than 22 countries and is now offered in the UAE through The Lighthouse Arabia.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for parents, teachers, sports coaches and youth workers. It is ideal for adults working or living with adolescents (12 - 18 yrs old), though also relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older.

In this 14-hour course, you will learn to confidently and competently:

  • Approach an adolescent who may be struggling with a mental health problem
  • Listen and communicate non-judgmentally
  • Give effective support and accurate information
  • Encourage the adolescent to get appropriate professional help
  • Encourage other supports that will help them

Who Facilitates The MHFA Training:

The training is delivered by team members from the LightHouse Arabia. All are clinical or counseling psychologists who have received their education and training in the USA, UK, Europe, South Africa and Australia.

Dates: Thursday, Nov 8th & Friday, Nov 9th
Timings: 9AM - 6PM (14 hours total)
Cost: AED 1,550 per person (Exclusive of 5% VAT)
*Participants will receive a certificate of accreditation upon completion of course.


Image credit: The LightHouse Arabia


For parents


per person: 1550 AED

Telephone number

+971 4 380 9298
+971 50 473 3563
+971 50 688 3313



Villa 1, Al Wasl Rd, Al Safa 2, Dubai