Help create a suicide-safer community by becoming more informed about suicide and mental health. Learn how you can support people in your life and help decrease the stigma of suicide and mental health concerns.

Our training classes teach you to:

  • Recognize warning signs
  • Assess risk
  • Respond in a supportive manner
  • Intervene
  • Connect a person with a trained professional or community resource
  • Develop a safety plan

Adult Mental Health First Aid

Adult Mental Health First Aid is designed for anyone who wants to learn how to help a person who may be experiencing a mental health related crisis or problem.

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily intended for adults to learn how to help young people experiencing mental health challenges or crises.

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QPR – Gatekeeper Training

QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.

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SafeTALK teaches participants to recognize and engage persons who might be having thoughts of suicide and to connect them with community resources trained in suicide intervention.

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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

ASIST training is a two-day in-depth and interactive workshop that teaches participants risk assessment and intervention skills for people at high or immediate risk of suicide.

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