*TMCC/Meadowood Campus in room 207 – 5270 Neil Rd, Reno, NV 89502 *
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 available for this training for those licensed by the Nevada Boards of Social Work/ MFT/ ADGC/ Psychological/Pharmacy/ EMS/ Physical Therapy/ POST.
**You will need to give your Nevada board and license number on the registration from in order to receive CEU’s.**
Registration is now closed.