- QPR Training
February 20, 2020
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
QUESTION PERSUADE REFER (QPR) GATEKEEPER SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING
Just as people are trained in CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver to help save thousands of lives each year, people are trained in QPR to save a life from a death by suicide. QPR stands for Question Persuade Refer and teaches someone how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis, how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help. For more information about this evidence based practice go to https://qprinstitute.com/
KEY COMPONENTS COVERED IN TRAINING:
How to Question, Persuade and Refer someone who may be suicidal
How to get help for yourself or learn more about preventing suicide
The common causes of suicidal behavior
The warning signs of suicide
How to get help for someone in crisis
COST: FREE for all Howard County Residents & Employees, $10 for all others.
*While we provide this training session to Howard County residents and employees for free, know that it is $29.95 value. No shows or cancellations within 48 hours of the training can impact your ability to register for future trainings. We will also confirm Howard County employment or residency.
FOR QUESTIONS: Contact Amanda at firstname.lastname@example.org