The teen MHFA is 3 75 min training for students years Hart et al

The teen mhfa is 3 75 min training for students years

This preview shows page 2 - 4 out of 4 pages.

confidence to seek help among adolescents. The teen MHFA is 3 × 75 min training for students between 15-18 years (Hart et al., 2016). A research was conducted in Australia to determine the effectiveness of the program by subjecting 998 students to the program (Hart et al., 2016). The result showed an improvement in student knowledge of mental health and reduction in stigmatizing attitudes. There was also increased confidence in providing assistance as well as help seeking intentions. The main drawbacks are that the teenagers prefer receiving assistance from the adults. As the study focused on the behavior of the students before and after training the article shows that the participating children needed the consent of the parents. These results can be used to show that the training of the teens has improvement towards their experience with mental health and as such the teen MHFA is a significant program (Hart et al., 2016). This information is useful such that the understanding those teens prefer assistance from adults, the healthcare needs for mental health students require reinforcement of the adults. Article Review The article position is that the teen MHFA training changes the teen's skill and attitudes towards an individual with mental health problems. The main consideration to the review of the
Image of page 2
Image of page 3
Image of page 4

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 4 pages?

  • Winter '16
  • unselected
  • Peer group, Hart, Journal of Mental Health Systems

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Ask Expert Tutors You can ask You can ask ( soon) You can ask (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes