Community Education Series: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

Community Education Series: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

Community Education Series: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

PLEASE REGISTER ON DEMIO: https://bit.ly/May25th2022

Speaker: Michael Crisanto, MA

The presentation will take a look at the growing problem of suicide and discuss why people hesitate to intervene and hesitate to ask for help. Michael Crisanto, community outreach specialist at Advanced Recovery Systems, introduces the basics of QPR (question, persuade, refer) and explains the importance of suicide awareness and how to address the issue with a loved one or friend.

Objectives:

Recognize the impact suicide has on people across America and risk factors

Understand the stigma surrounding suicide and talking about mental health

Know how to recognize warning signs, broach the subject of suicide and get their friend or loved one help

Time: 2PM-3PM EST

No credits will be provided for attending this training. Our Community Education Series is open to the public and anyone interested in learning more about addiction and other mental health topics. Note: These webinars are not accredited by the NBCC and are not eligible for continuing education hours.

For questions about our events, please contact Event Director, Ashley Tate at [email protected] Mailing address is: 750 Orlando Ave Suite 202, Winter Park, FL 32789.

Details
Date:

May 25

Time:

02:00 pm - 03:00 pm

Event Category:

The Recovery Village Events

Click to Register: Registration Page
Organizer

The Recovery Village Events

Website: Event Page