STM Mental Health Ministry Update – Training for Suicide Prevention 2/26/18

STM Mental Health Ministry Update – Training for Suicide Prevention 2/26/18

STM Mental Health Ministry Network

STM is a member of the San Diego Diocesan Mental Health Ministry Network (MHMN) and has made a commitment to become a faith community that both understands mental illness and can provide compassionate support. If you or a loved one is experiencing mental health challenges, or if you would like to find out how to become a member, please contact us at 760-758-4100 x104 or MHMN@stmoside.org.

Question, Persuade, and Refer (QPR)—
Gatekeeper Trainings for Suicide Prevention

Date: Monday, February 26, 2018  Time: 7:00pm
Location: St Thomas More, with Ignite HS Youth Group

QPR is designed to give members of the general public the basic skills necessary to recognize the warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide. As CPR is for the heart, QPR is for the mind.

You will learn to:
Recognize warning signs of suicide
Know how to offer hope
Know how to get help and save a life

Audience: Anyone in a position to recognize a crisis and the warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide: parents, friends, neighbors, teachers, ministers, doctors, nurses, office supervisors, caseworkers, firefighters, and many others.

Cost: FREE

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