Wednesday, October 12, 2016

ASIST Suicide Training in Douglas County

Do you live in Douglas County and want to become ASIST certified? 

Community partners in the Douglas County area are hosting Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) workshops open to all in 2016 and 2017. ASIST is a 2-day workshop designed to teach skills to confidently intervene with someone at risk of suicide. ASIST is a standardized suicide intervention program developed by LivingWorks Education, Inc.

When: 8:30am - 4:30pm on both days                   Where: Douglas County Sheriff's Office - 
October 18 - 19, 2017                                                             Highlands Ranch Substation
November 17 - 18, 2016                                            9250 Zotos Drive, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129
February 28 - March 1, 2017                               
April 11 - 12, 2017                                                 Costs: $50 for community members, $25 for
June 1 - 2, 2017                             Douglas/Arapahoe Suicide Prevention Alliance (DASPA) members
September 12 - 13, 2017                                      
November 7 - 8, 2017                    

Registration: Completed via the Douglas County School District: 
Select the District A-Z tab, choose Professional Development under employee resources in the second hand column and then choose the PD Catalog button. If you do not have an account created, you will be prompted to do so. Select ASIST and the available courses will be listed. Questions contact: Roxanne Derks, or 303-387-9508.

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