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Maine Association of School Nurses

Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training

University of Maine at Presque Isle
181 Main Street
Presque Isle, ME 04769

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 8:30am ET - 3:30pm ET
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University of Maine at Presque Isle
181 Main Street
Presque Isle, ME 04769

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The Gatekeeper training is the foundation of the Maine Suicide Prevention Program (MSPP) and is a prerequisite to the MSPP school-based curriculum training and the Training of Trainers.  It provides a deep overview of suicide in Maine and the US, and teaches basic intervention and resources for response. 

 

This is a full-day training for adults in school and community settings. It meets the criteria for a Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper training for school staff.

 This training will:

  • Provide the fundamentals of suicide prevention
  • Provide up-to-date information about suicide
  • Teach basic suicide intervention skills
  • Increase personal confidence and ability to effectively respond to suicidal behavior
  • Identify helpful resources

  

Parking: Parking is available in both the front and back of the building.


There is no cost for this training session.  Lunch will not be provided, however there will be a one hour break for lunch on your own.