A practical, two-day training for those who want to learn how to respond to the immediate risk of suicide.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Recognize the invitations to help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Identify a safety framework
  • Apply a suicide intervention model


Who should take these trainings?

  • Anyone who might be concerned about family or friends
  • Emergency service workers
  • Educators
  • Counselors
  • Leaders of the faith community
  • Mental health practitioners
  • Community volunteers

For more information about attending or hosting ASIST training please email or call our Community Support Services Director at 301-663-0011.


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