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Suicide Prevention QPR Training

Date:

Tuesday, Feb 07, 2023

Time:

7:30 am - 9:30 am

Location:

Regional Medical Center
Veterans Education Center (Level 3)
709 West Main St
Manchester, IA 52057

Event Description:

This free training will teach you how to help prevent suicide. You will be taught how to question, persuade and refer someone who may be suicidal. Ages 12 and older are welcome to attend. Two session times are available on February 7th. Either 7:30-9:30AM or 5:30-7:30PM.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. CLICK HERE or call 563-927-7551.

Plan for an interactive learning session, lasting approximately 1½-2 hours. This training will be interactive with a combination of presentation, question and answers, and discussion points.

QPR is a training that focuses on three steps anyone can learn to help prevent suicide. It is the most widely taught gatekeeper training in the world. You will learn how to question, persuade and refer someone who may be suicidal.

Ryan Nesbit, training instructor, is the co-director of Alive and Running Iowa and has done nearly 350 suicide prevention trainings. Ryan will share is own stories of suicide, loss and suicidal intention.

Contact:

Public Health
563-927-7551