March 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recorded 2/19/20. This webinar is available for viewing through 5/19/20.
This training is designed to teach community members how to respond to suicidal behavior, expressions of suicidal intent, or other crises that someone they know might be experiencing. The session also emphasizes listening, being supportive, and transferring care of persons who are considering suicide to an appropriate professional. Participants will learn:
- How to talk about suicide
- Warning Signs
- Facts about suicide
- How to ask about suicide
- Risk & protective factors
- How to refer
The primary purpose of the training is to provide information regarding identification and referral for those who may be at risk for suicide. Neither AWP nor its parent company WAP makes any assertion or guarantee as to the safety of potentially suicidal persons, and is not liable for any serious actions undertaken by those persons.