Any school, community, health services agency professional, law enforcement professional, or primary care practice staff needing to understand and practice suicide prevention in their daily lives.
Description: For adults in school and community settings, this training is designed to provide the fundamentals of suicide prevention. This training will 1) provide up-to-date information about suicide; 2) teach basic suicide intervention skills; 3) increase personal confidence and ability to effectively respond to suicidal behavior; and 4) identify helpful resources. This training is the foundation of the Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program, and pre-requisite to MYSPP school-based curriculum training.
Registration includes: Lunch, breaks, CEUs, certificate of attendance. Note: Registration limited to 40 participants.
Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 286 Water Street, State House Station 11, Augusta, ME 04333-0011
General Information / Receptionist: 287-8016, TTY: Maine relay 711,
email contact for questions.