PLAEA currently has 14 school districts teaching Teen Mental Health First Aid to their high school students. Is your district? Teen MHFA is a curriculum that teaches teens in grades 10-12 how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges in their friends and peers. Through the PL-MHAT grant, teenMHFA is free to all PLAEA schools for the life of the grant (2026).
About Teen Mental Health First Aid
If you would like to explore the criteria to offer TeenMHFA in your high school, contact Kim Bodholdt, MHFA Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.