- Recognize someone in crisis
- Review the risk of suicide
- Reach out and offer support
- Apply a suicide intervention model
- Link people with community resources
QPR Gatekeeper Training –
QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver help save thousands of lives per year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.
DATE: Tuesday March 26th, 2019.
PLACE: Life Center Church – Multipurpose Room
TERMS: Must be at least 16 years of age to attend. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Use the button below to register.
ABOUT THE TRAINER
Sabrina Votava is the board president for FailSafe for Life and an educator for suicide prevention and intervention. Having worked in this field for over a decade, her passion is evident in her trainings. Her professional experiences couples with years of research give her the ability to connect with a wide variety of audiences from youth to adults, non-experts to professionals. In addition to being certified in several suicide prevention programs, she is a B.S. in Public Health and is currently pursuing her M.A. in Social and Behavioral Health.