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: www.dcsdk12.org
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, Roxanne.Derks@dcsdk12.org or 303-387-9508.