Canadian Mental Health Association, Champlain East Branch
LOCATION: Eastern Ontario
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The emphasis of the ASIST workshop is on suicide first-aid, to help a person at risk stay safe and seek further help. This 2-day workshop will provide participants with the necessary skills to help a person at risk of suicide.
The workshop is for all caregivers (any person in a position of trust). It is suitable for mental health professionals, nurses, physicians, teachers, counselors, school support staff, youth workers, police and correctional staff, clergy and community volunteers.
ASIST workshop is held on two consecutive days between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm and participants must attend both days.
The cost for the ASIST workshop is $180 per participant + HST.
Contact your local CMHA branch to find out if they offer the ASIST training in partnership a location near to your organization - www.ontario.cmha.ca
AUDIENCE: All caregivers