Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training - GLS B.C.C.
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A full-day training for school staff 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. Exclusively for Bangor Career Center Staff.

When: TUE June 7th
From 8:30am Until 3:30pm
Where: Bangor Career Center - Piscataquis room
45 Oak St # 3
Bangor, Maine  04401
United States
Contact: Matthew Bray
1-800-464-5767 Ext. 2318

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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. 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


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 is exclusive for staff of the Bangor Career Center.