February 27, 2017
Tagged: Student Affairs, Health and Wellness Committee, Student Counseling Center

QPR Training for Suicide Prevention


Suicide is the most common psychiatric emergency and the 11th leading cause of death in America.

You can help to save a life! This training is designed to equip you with the necessary tools to recognize the warning signs of suicide. You will learn the three-step QPR method Question, Persuade, Refer.

After completion of this training you will have the knowledge, resources and courage to be a QPR Gatekeeper. Ask a question, save a life!

Space is limited. To reserve your spot, go the event listing for the day you wish to attend and RSVP to the contact listed for that session.

Tuesday, March 21, 12:00 noon-1:00 p.m., CRS Campbell Lounge 2
Thursday, March 23, 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m., University Center, Room 313
Tuesday, April 18, 12:00 noon-1:30 p.m., University Center, Room 313
Tuesday, May 9, 12:00 noon-1:30 p.m., University Center, Room 313

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Tagged: Student Affairs, Health and Wellness Committee, Student Counseling Center