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ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Workshop

July 12 @ 9:00 am - July 13 @ 5:00 pm

Free

ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Workshop for Non-Profit Staff or Volunteers

Suicide first-aid. A two-day, skills-based workshop for intervening with a person at risk of suicide.

July 12 & 13, 2022
(Tuesday & Wednesday)
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Learning objectives:

  • Recognize that caregivers and persons at risk are affected by personal and societal attitudes about suicide
  • Discuss suicide with a person at risk in a direct manner
  • Identify risk alerts and develop a safe plan related to them
  • Demonstrate the skills required to intervene with a person at risk of suicide

Register at peaceriver.ca/registration

For registration assistance or course information, call Peace River FCSS at 780-624-1000.

Course location will be shared with registrants at time of registration.

This course is for non-profit staff or volunteers. An additional ASIST course for the general public is coming September 2022 for those not affiliated with a non-profit.

Click or tap to view a high-resolution, downloadable PDF of the workshop poster

Details

Start:
July 12 @ 9:00 am
End:
July 13 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://app.bookking.ca/peaceriverpub/courses/index.asp

Organizers

Town of Peace River FCSS
Peace River Municipal Library
Aspen Road Resources
Centre for Suicide Prevention

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