The Wholistic Being
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 8:45am to Friday, May 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
Livingworks ASIST (APPLIED SUICIDE INTERVENTION SKILLS TRAINING): ASIST is a scientifically proven suicide intervention model where participants will learn to intervene and help to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. During the 2-day course participants will gain the skills to assist in reducing suicidal feelings for those at risk. Participants will also learn the key elements of an effective suicide safety plan and the actions needed to implement it. As the world’s leading suicide intervention workshop, ASIST will give participants the skills and knowledge to confidently provide suicide first-aid.
ASIST is open to anyone over the age of 16. No prior experience is required to become an ASIST caregiver.