safeTALK Training for Trainers

Happy Friday Everyone, We did not get enough interest from potential qualified participants to host a safeTALK T4T in August.  If you are interested in becoming a trainer, please attend an ASIST class as soon as possible.  *safeTALK T4T participants must have completed an ASIST class within 24 months of the training.  We will look…

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safeTALK Training for Trainers

Greetings, If there is enough interest and eligible participants, we will host a safeTALK T4T on August 12-13, 2019.  Location TBD.  Participating in the safeTALK T4T requires completion of an ASIST class within the last 24 months. You will be required to provide your certificate along with application. If you would like to attend and…

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FREE Screening of Suicide: The Ripple Effect

    Please plan to come to the FREE screening of The Ripple Effect on Tuesday, May 29th at 7:00 PM Registration online for up to 10 tickets per order.  You can re-order as many times as you want . http://www.theparamount.net/event/suicide-prevention-awareness-resource-council-sparc-presents-suicide-ripple-effect/ We all know someone close and personal to us that has completed or attempted suicide. We have all…

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DBHDS Facebook and Twitter Posts

Good Afternoon, This is follow-up to the question asked at the Prevention Council meeting on May 3, 2018.  I shared the concerns regarding having to upload in a different manner versus the “ease” of posting and having information shared.  The Communications team stated it is best to send the information directly to them for posting. …

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Recognizing and Responding to Suicide Risk: Essential Skills for Clinicians (RRSR)

SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING FOR MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIANS  Most mental health clinicians have had little or no formal training in assessing suicide risk, yet they are often called upon to do so. Recognizing and Responding to Suicide Risk: Essential Skills for Clinicians (RRSR) has been developed by the American Association of Suicidology specifically to fill this training gap….

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