By implementing education & awareness efforts, community members, providers & other professionals will increase their knowledge, skills, beliefs & attitudes about suicide, including the prevention & reduction of attempts and deaths.
All community-based settings at the county level as indicated by Colorado Dashboard data, with a specific focus on areas where risk/burden is highest. Priority populations include youth, young adults, adults, LGBTQ+, Veterans, older adults, and workers in high-risk industries.
Evidence Based Suicide Prevention Trainings
Would you like a training to provide suicide prevention education for your organization? We can connect you with certified trainers in evidenced base suicide prevention trainings. Trainings include:
- Mental Health First Aide
- Question Persuade Refer (QPR)
- Counseling on Access to Lethal Means (CALM)
- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) which we have been providing our emergency responders
Please contact Nicole Johnston at Nicole.email@example.com for information on how your organization can participate in these trainings.