CLASS IS FULL!!
For Suicide Prevention
Friday, February 27th, 2015 From 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
What is QPR?
QPR stands for Question,Persuade, andRefer - - 3 simple steps that anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR and the heimlich Maneuver help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help. Each year thousand of Americans are trained to saving the life of a friend, colleague, sibling, or neighbor.
You can be come a Gatekeeper
According to the Surgeon General's national Strategy for Suicide Prevention (2201), a gatekeeper is someone in a position to recognize a crisis and the warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide. As a QPR-trained Gatekeeper you will learn to:
- Recognize the warning signs of suicide
- know how to offer hope
- Know how to get help and save a life
For more information call our office at 308-385-5520
To have your name put on a waiting list for the next training please call our office today!