Suicide Intervention Skills Gatekeeper Training Workshop is a 2-hour educational program that includes:
- An evidence-based suicide gatekeeper training known as QPR (Question, Persuade & Refer) designed to teach lay & professional “gatekeepers” how to Question, Persuade and Refer someone who may be suicidal, information about the common causes of suicidal behavior, how to identify the warning signs of suicide and how to get help for someone in crisis.
- An opportunity to practice these new skills in a safe environment,
- Group discussion about the impact suicide has on our personal lives and in our communities,
- Information about what community resources are available and which are best to use during a crisis for yourself or someone you love.
COST $25.00 registration fee includes a printable and mobile version of the QPR booklet and reference card, an interactive practice role-play for QPR over text message, an interactive post-training self-assessment an interactive suicide warning signs recognition practice challenge, links to download local resource guides and reference sheets, as well as a digital copy of the book Suicide: The Forever Decision by Dr. Paul G. Quinnett, founder of the QPR Institute.