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ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) | Camp Autumn

March 22 @ 8:30 am - March 23 @ 4:30 pm

March 22 & March 23

Camp Autumn (4233 Yew Ave, Sutherland, IA)

Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/134549572393

TIMES & DATES:
Monday, March 22nd, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Tuesday, March 23rd, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

MASKS REQUIRED; LUNCH, SNACKS, AND WATER PROVIDED!

At a LivingWorks ASIST workshop, participants will learn how to prevent suicide by recognizing signs, providing a skilled intervention, and developing a safety plan to keep someone alive. Two knowledgeable, supportive trainers will guide participants through the course, ensuring participant comfort and safety.

Over the course of their two-day workshop, ASIST participants learn to:
– Understand the ways that personal and societal attitudes affect views on suicide and interventions;
– Provide guidance and suicide first aid to a person at risk in ways that meet their individual safety needs;
-Identify the key elements of an effective suicide safety plan and the actions required to implement it;
– Appreciate the value of improving and integrating suicide prevention resources in the community at large;
– And recognize other important aspects of suicide prevention including life-promotion and self-care.

Details

Start:
March 22 @ 8:30 am
End:
March 23 @ 4:30 pm
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