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Suicide Intervention, Awareness, & Prevention Training
December 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Access: Supports for Living will be providing a free suicide prevention, intervention, and awareness training at the Desmond-Fish Public Library. Learn how to support your friends, family, and loved ones with tools and skills provided by mental health professionals. Registration Required. Please Register HERE.
Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) is a non-clinical suicide prevention model developed by Dr. Paul Quinnett, a clinical psychologist and trainer currently based at the University of Washington School of Medicine. QPR provides tools to significant others to be comfortable and confident while engaging a loved one on the topic of suicide. Over 3 million individuals have been trained in this model. Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) is appropriate for everybody, regardless of whether or not you work in the field of mental health.