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October 28 @ 8:00 am - October 29 @ 5:00 pm

ASIST-Elko-Oct. 28-29, 2019

*Elko County School District Office – 850 Elm St. Elko, NV 89801, in the Resource Library Room*

The Applied Suicide Intervention Skills  Training (ASIST) program is designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide.  ASIST uses many different teaching processes to create a  practice-oriented and interactive learning  experience.  The emphasis of the two-day (16 hours) workshop is on suicide first aid.

At the end of the  workshop participants will be able to:

  • Recognize invitations for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link persons at risk of suicide with community resources.

This workshop is appropriate for all caregivers, including: professionals, counselors, social workers,  paraprofessionals, teachers, youth workers, clergy, physicians, community volunteers, mental health professionals and family members.  Attendance on both days is essential and also required for

Continuing Education Credits*

**There are CEU’s for this training for those licensed by the following Nevada Boards of Social Work / MFT / ADGC / Psychological / Pharmacy / EMS / Physical Therapy / POST. You will need to give your Nevada Board license number on the registration form in order to receive the CEU’s.

Register Below:

ASIST-Elko-Oct28-29_2019

50% funded
$ 65
Personal Info

Donation Total: $65

*Please note that due to scheduling rooms and trainers, we aren’t able to offer refunds, so please be sure the date work into your schedule before you register.

Details

Start:
October 28 @ 8:00 am
End:
October 29 @ 5:00 pm
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Venue

Elko School District Office
850 Elm St
Elko, NV 89801 United States

Organizer

Nevada Coalition for Suicide Prevention – North
Phone:
(775) 684-2238
Email:
jmassolo@health.nv.gov
Website:
nvsuicideprevention.org

Contact Richard Egan
(702) 486-8225 – regan@health.nv.gov for Southern Events

Contact Janett Massolo
(775) 684-2238 – jmassolo@health.nv.gov for Northern Events