Session C4: Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR): Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training (Online Session)

Session C4: Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR): Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training (Online Session)

Time:
2:15 PM

Presented by Nour Lyon, Andrea Kwasky, Roberta Thomas, Kimberly Moner, Erika Budson, and Emily Wisler 

The College of Health Professions in collaboration with the Wellness Center will be presenting Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR): Suicide Prevention gatekeeper training. Participants will learn about the three simple steps to help save a life from suicide. Gatekeepers will be trained to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone for help. Mental health resources will also be provided. 

Session Learning Objectives: 

  1. QPR-trained gatekeepers will understand the common myths and facts surrounding suicidal behavior.
  2. QPR-trained gatekeepers will recognize the early warning signs of suicide. 
  3. QPR-trained gatekeepers will be able to describe ways to offer hope to persons who may be contemplating suicide.  
  4. QPR-trained gatekeepers will learn methods of persuading a person contemplating suicide to get help.

Audience: Administrators, Faculty, Staff 

Registration

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