October 16, 2018
| 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location : Dakota Room B
What is it?
safeTALK is a recognized suicide alertness training programthat everyone can attend
The takeaways from the training
-Notice and respond to situations where suicide thoughtsmight be present
-Recognize that invitations for help are often overlooked
-Move beyond the common tendency to miss, dismiss, and avoidsuicide
-Apply the TALK steps: Tell, Ask, Listen, and KeepSafe
-Know community resources and how to connect someone withthoughts of suicide to them for further help
Who should attend?
safeTALK offers valuable skills to everyone 15 and older andrequires no formal training or prior experience in suicide prevention. safeTALKis an excellent tool for people who want to become alert to the dangers ofsuicide in a convenient timeframe. As a universal model with adaptablecomponents, safeTALK offers useful skills to every audience.
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