Welcome! This course is intended for community members who are looking to bolster their knowledge and understanding of suicide intervention. The content of this training is informed by evidence-based research and was created by the Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center, a program of Kansas Suicide Prevention HQ.
If you haven’t already completed our Suicide Prevention Strategies: An Introductory Training course, please consider checking it out! It is not a pre-requisite for this course, but it does provide additional context that is critical in supporting someone at risk for suicide.
We appreciate your time and we thank you for choosing Suicide Intervention: A Gatekeeper Training.
Goals and Objectives
In this module, participants will:
- Review risk factors and warning signs for suicide
- Learn the listening skills essential for suicide intervention
- Understand how to create a safety plan with someone who is at risk of suicide