Cancelled: ASIST-Winnemucca-Jul. 29-30, 2020

*This training has been cancelled.*

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

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 put Nevada Board and license number on the registration form in order to receive the CEU’s for this training. 

This training has been cancelled.


Cancelled: safeTALK-Winnemucca-Jul. 28, 2020

***This training has been cancelled.***

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

Registration for the training is $15 per person or $30 for CEU’s for the following Nevada Boards of Social Work / MFT / ADGC / Psychological / Pharmacy / EMS / POST / Nursing.  Medical doctors can receive CME’s for this training and the registration fee is $45 per person.

**Be aware that you will need to add the Nevada Board and your board license number on the registration form in order to receive the CEU’s or CME’s. 

This training has been cancelled.


Cancelled: ASIST Training-Las Vegas-Jul. 22-23, 2020

**This training has been cancelled.**

San Martin campus (8280 W Warm Springs Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89113) in the conference center rooms B and C

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), 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 CADCs, LADCs (12.5), Social Workers, Nurses, MFT, CPC, Psychological Examiners (13), NDE (1.0), State EMS (14), SNHD EMS, Pharmacy and POST (15).

**This training has been cancelled.**


safeTALK Class-Las Vegas-Jul. 9, 2020

***Community safeTALK – 3021 Horizon Ridge Pkwy, Henderson, Nevada 89052***

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

**This training has 3 CEU credits approved for Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs, Psychological Examiners, Pharmacy, Nurses, State/SNHD EMS, MFT, CPC, ADGC’s and POST

**3 CME’s (Continuing Medical Education) credits are available to Physicians, Nurses, and Medical Professionals.

Register Below:

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8% funded
$ 30
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Donation Total: $30

*Please note we are not able to offer any refunds due to scheduling rooms and trainers so please make sure the date will fit into your calendar.


Gatekeeper Class-Zoom-Jun. 23, 2020

**Registration is now closed.**

Nevada Gatekeeper Training’s goal is to expand the network of informed support for anyone at risk for suicide.

Participants learn the nature of suicide, myths and facts, warning signs, risk and protective factors; increase confidence to intervene; identify referral resources;  learn to interact sensitively with survivors; and discuss other postvention efforts.
**The Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention offers CEUs for this 2.5-hour workshop at 2.0 credits. Participants receive a certificate of completion to apply to their individual professional board for continuing education credits. Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs, Nurses, SNHD EMS, POST, MFT, CPC, ADGCs, Pharmacy

**Registration is now closed.**



Adult MHFA-Las Vegas-Jun. 9, 2020

**This class has been cancelled.**

Adult Mental Health First Aid

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The  adult Mental Health First Aid course is appropriate for anyone 18 years and older who wants to learn how to help a person who may be experiencing a mental health related crisis or problem. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, psychosis, and addictions.

The adult course is available in both English and Spanish. Course participants come from a variety of backgrounds and play various roles in a community.

Instructors may specialize in providing the course to groups such as:

  • Public safety
  • Higher education
  • Military families
  • Rural audiences

**This class has been cancelled.**


ASIST Training-Las Vegas-Jun. 9, 2020

**This class has been cancelled.**

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), 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 CADCs, LADCs (12.5), Social Workers, Nurses, MFT, CPC, Psychological Examiners (13), NDE (1.0), State EMS (14), SNHD EMS, Pharmacy and POST (15).

**This class has been cancelled.**


YOUTH MHFA-Las Vegas-Jun. 2, 2020

***This training has been cancelled.***

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

***This training has been cancelled.***


ASIST Training-Carson City-May 28-29, 2020

**Western Nevada College Campus, Bristlecone Building Room 343, 2201 W. College Parkway, 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*

*There are CEU’s for this training for those licensed by the following Nevada Boards of Social work/ MFT/ ADGC/ Psychological/ EMS/ Pharmacy/ Physical Therapy/ Board of Education/ P.O.S.T.
**PLEASE NOTE:  We will need the board and license number on your registration form below in order to provide a CEU certificate. 

Registration is now closed.