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QUESTION, PERSUADE, REFER

A Suicide Prevention Training

Question, Persuade, Refer. Three steps anyone can learn to help prevent suicide. Just like CPR, QPR is an emergency response to someone in crisis and can save lives.

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

MONTHLY QPR TRAININGS AT MHA WVR IN LAFAYETTE AND WILLIAMSPORT

These trainings are currently FREE.

March 14, 2024  4pm - 6pm

MHA WABASH VALLEY REGION

504 State Road 28 East, Williamsport, IN 47993

REGISTER ONLINE FOR MONTHLY QPR TRAINING USING THE BUTTONS BELOW.

 

February 28, 2024  4pm - 6pm

LILLY CONFERENCE ROOM

MHA WABASH VALLEY REGION

914 South St. 

Lafayette, IN 47901

REGISTER ONLINE FOR MONTHLY QPR TRAINING USING THE BUTTONS BELOW.

 

The QPR mission is to save lives and reduce suicidal behaviors by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training. We believe that quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know.

Monthly QPR trainings are held at the MHA WVR Community Building, 914 South Street, Lafayette and at our office in Williamsport at 504 State Road 28 East, Williamsport, IN. Register by tapping the button above for your location, or call 765-742-1800 xt 128 

For more information or to schedule this training for your organization, please call 765.742.1800 or email [email protected].

According to the Surgeon General's Nation Strategy for Suicide Prevention (2001), a gatekeeper is someone in a position a recognize a crisis and the warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide. Gatekeepers include parents, friends, neighbors, teachers, ministers, doctors, nurses, office supervisors, squad leaders, foremen, police officers, advisors, caseworkers, firefighters, and many others who are strategically positioned to recognize and refer someone at risk of suicide.