Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training (South Portland)
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A full-day training 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.

When: FRI September, 30th
From 8:30am Until 3:30pm
Where: The Opportunity Alliance - Timbers Room
50 Lydia Lane
South Portland, Maine  04106
United States
Presenter: Greg Marley, LCSW
Contact: Amy Ouellette
800-464-5767 Ext. 2310

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The Gatekeeper training is the foundation of the Maine Suicide Prevention Program (MSPP) and is a pre-requisite 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. 


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


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.  Training space provided courtesy of the Opportunity Alliance.


Parking: Parking is available in front and back lots adjacent to the building. 


Directions to Timber Room: The Timber Room is located on the 2nd floor to the left at the top of the stairs, last door on the right.