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"Resilience in Education" & YMHFA | Boise, ID (four part training)

  • Idaho Education Association 620 North 6th Street Boise, ID, 83702 United States (map)

This 4 part training is designed for educators and others who work with youth to explore Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the need to youth to build a health relationship with at least one caring adult, become certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid, learn about community mental health resources, and develop a deeper understanding of resilience and grit in youth. Continuing education credits will be available. 

  • Paper Tigers documentary and discussion on ACE's (night 1, Tue. Oct. 25 from 4:30pm-8:30pm)
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid training (night 2 & 3, Wed. & Thur. Oct. 26 and 27 from 4:30pm-8:30pm)
  • Resilience in Education project (night 4, Fri. Oct. 28 from 4:30pm-8:30pm)


Cost is free. The approximate cost for a two hour CPR certification course ranges from $25-60. The approximate cost for 7-8 hour children's first aid course is $150-200. The approximate cost for the eight hour YMHFA training is $170. If you are able to make a donation, please click HERE. Your kindness touches many lives.

Continuing Education Credits are available ($60) through: 

  • Boise State University (link coming soon)
  • Northwestern Nazarene University (link coming soon)


  • Equipment and facility is being provided by the Idaho Education Association.
  • Materials and the facilitator is being provided by The Speedy Foundation.