Suicide prevention trainings are designed to teach individuals the warning signs of suicide and how to respond in a crisis situation. GUIDE offers in-person suicide prevention training on the QPR approach. QPR stands for Question, Persuade and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. More information about this program can be found here.
If you are interested in a training conducted by one of our certified QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Instructors, please email Associate Executive Director, Mary Kate Chapman, at email@example.com.
Mental Health First Aid
Facilitator: Marti Vogt, Perimeter Church & Suicide Prevention Coalition of GA
Date: November 2, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Perimeter Church, Midtown Auditorium – 9500 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30097
Register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. More information about this training can be found here.
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Facilitator: Regions Health Literacy Group
Date: November 9, 2019
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
Location: Lilburn Activity Building – 788 Hillcrest Rd NW, Lilburn, GA 30047
QPR Suicide Prevention Training
Facilitator: Karen Tinker, Director of the Drug Free Workplace/DOT Division of the Council on Alcohol and Drugs
Date: December 3, 2019
Time: 9 – 11 am
Location: Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce, John D. Stephens Education Room – 6500 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Duluth, GA 30097
GUIDE’s mission is to improve community conditions by utilizing collaborations, promoting positive youth development, delivering specialized training and resources and preventing substance use and abuse.