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January 11 @ 8:00 am - January 12 @ 5:00 pm

ASIST Training-Carson City-Jan. 11-12, 2018

**Western Nevada Campus @ 2201 W. College Parkway in the Bristlecone building in room 320, Carson City, NV 89703**

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*

Continuing Education credits are available for the following  Nevada licensed professionals: Alcohol, Drug & Gambling Counselors (13.5), Marriage & Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors (15.0), Psychologists (13.0), and Nurses, and Social Workers (12.5). This workshop is also recognized by the Nevada Board of Education (1.0) and POST (15.0) credit.

**This training has been approved for CEU Credits for Social Workers, Nurses, MFT, CPC, Psychological Examiners (13), NDE (1.0), State EMS (14), SNHD EMS, Pharmacy and POST (15).

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January 11 @ 8:00 am
January 12 @ 5:00 pm
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Nevada Coalition for Suicide Prevention – North
(775) 684-2238


Western Nevada College Campus
2201 West College Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703 United States
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(775) 687-0847

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