Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training (School)
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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. SCROLL DOWN for fuller description.

When: Tuesday, August 29, 2017
8:30am - 3:30pm
Where: Walton Elementary School
92 Carroll Street
Auburn, Maine  04210
United States
Presenter: Greg Marley, LCSW
Contact: Elaine Ecker
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 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

Please bring a photo ID. It will be necessary to enter the school.

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.