September is National Suicide Prevention Month and National Celebrate Recovery Month. All month, mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors, allies, persons with lived experience, and community members
If you’re looking for training to be more effective in helping others around you, consider taking a training through one of these available platforms:
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a course that helps people recognize the signs and symptoms of mental illness, giving people the reassurance to find help for themselves or others. Classes are regularly offered throughout our community and can be found on the MHFA website.
Question Persuade Refer (QPR) is a one hour class that helps people recognize and respond to the signs and symptoms of suicide. Trainings available online.
Telephone Crisis Intervention Training Videos highlight the comprehensive clinical training each of our clinical specialists receives. The training is also beneficial for mental health professionals, crisis line volunteers, and concerned citizens. Click here to watch the online modules.