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ASIST workshop (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) STUDENT RATE

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Parkview Church

89 Speedvale Ave E

Guelph, ON N1E 1M3

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ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training): ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. Participants learn to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. Designed for anyone in a position of trust, including service providers, teachers, youth workers, emergency workers, counsellors, faith leaders, community volunteers, family and friends.

Participants don’t need any formal training to attend the workshop – ASIST can be learned and used by anyone 16 years of age and older.

Goals and Objectives of ASIST:

  • Understand the ways personal and societal attitudes affect views on suicide and interventions
  • Provide guidance and suicide first-aid to a person at risk in ways that meet their individual safety needs
  • Identify the key elements of an effective suicide safety plan and the actions required to implement it
  • Appreciate the value of improving and integrating suicide prevention resources in the community at large
  • Recognize other important aspects of suicide prevention including life-promotion and self-care

REGISTRATION: Must pre-register by sending payment via etransfer to Workshops@LifeVoice.ca or by clicking here to register through our website. The regular rate of $225 includes all applicable taxes. We have limited spots for students at a reduced rate of $195. If purchasing a student ticket you may be required to show proof of enrollment.

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89 Speedvale Ave E

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