Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training
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A full-day training for that provides up-to-date information about suicide, teaches basic suicide intervention skills, increases personal confidence and the ability to effectively respond to suicidal behavior, and identifies helpful resources.

 Export to Your Calendar 10/18/2017
When: Wednesday October 18th
From 8:30am Until 3:30pm
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Kaplan University
265 Western Avenue
South Portland, Maine  04106
United States
Contact: Nicole E Foster
800-464-5767 Ext. 2310


Online registration is available until: 10/16/2017
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The Gatekeeper training is the foundation of the Maine Suicide Prevention Program (MSPP) and is a prerequisite to the MSPP school-based curriculum training and the Training of Trainers.  It provides a deep overview of suicide in Maine and the US, and teaches basic intervention and resources for response. 

 

This is a full-day training for adults in school and community settings. It meets the criteria for a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper training for school staff.

 

This training will:

  • Provide the fundamentals of suicide prevention
  • Provide up-to-date information about suicide
  • Teach basic suicide intervention skills
  • Increase personal confidence and ability to effectively respond to suicidal behavior
  • Identify helpful resources

  

Parking: Parking is available in both the front and back of the building.


There is no cost for this training session.  Lunch will not be provided, however there will be a one hour break for lunch on your own.