Manuals, Toolkits and Guidance

I Support My Friends: A training for children and adolescents on how to support a friend in distress

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English, Spanish

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Save the Children,The MHPSS Collaborative,UNICEF, United Nations Children's Fund,WHO, World Health Organization

“I Support My Friends” builds on the principles of Psychological First Aid to equip older children and adolescents with the skills and knowledge to support their friends in distress, under the mentorship and guidance of trusted adults. The four-part resource kit has been jointly developed by UNICEF, Save the Children, the MHPSS Collaborative and WHO.

  1. Theory and implementation Guide
  2. Training Manual
  3. Participant’s Workbook
  4. Training Manual for Facilitators and Focal Points


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