Equip yourself to respond to a person considering suicide. Upcoming sessions will be listed below the descriptions. If you have any questions at all, please feel free to drop us a note on our contact page.
QPR is a suicide prevention training for participants to be able to recognize the warning signs of suicide and question, persuade, and refer people at risk for suicide for help.
Counseling on Access to Lethal Means is a 6-hour training to assist health care and direct service providers in using Lethal Means Counseling with an informed, collaborative, and respectful approach. Neither anti-gun nor anti-medication, Oregon CALM seeks to build confidence in addressing these highly lethal means with clients at risk of suicide.
Each ASIST workshop shares many core features that make up the LivingWorks international standard. Some parts of ASIST take place with all participants together, and others take place in a smaller work group. This helps create a balance between safety and challenge.
Upcoming Training Opportunities
QPR Plus for Youth and Families
December 2, 2023 McMinville, OR QPR Plus builds on the QPR Institute’s Question, Persuade, Refer gatekeeper skills training. This widely-used universal prevention strategy has been customized for youth (ages 12 and older) and families, including chosen families, to participate TOGETHER. This … Read More
Lunch and learn
October 11, 2023 What You Want To Know Wednesdays – Older Adult BH Learning LunchCentral Oregon & Mid Valley Older Adult Behavioral Health Specialists Speaker: Margaret Manoogian, Ph.D.Topic Title: “Loneliness in Older Adults” Register here: What You Want To Know … Read More
Winter Remembrance Concert
December 7th 6:00-7:00 pm This free family-friendly concert will include music from numerous holiday traditions and time to honor loved ones who have died. Presented by Willamette Vital Health. https://www.wvh.org/news-events
July 16, 2024 from 3:00 – 4:30pm. The meeting will be held in the Rockaway Beach Conference room, Marion County HHS building- 3160 Center St. Salem, Or.
October 15, 2024 from 3:00 – 4:30pm. The April Meeting will be held in Polk County- location TBD