ASIST (Suicide Intervention Training) in Jackson, TN

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Behaviral Health Initiatives

15 Executive Drive

Jackson, TN 38305

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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is an internationally acclaimed two-day interactive training program in suicide first-aid.

ASIST is listed on the National Suicide Prevention Registry of Evidence-Based Programs.

ASIST is designed to empower police officers, EMTs, teachers, school administrators, social workers, counselors, clergy, business managers and a wide variety of community members with the hands-on skills to intervene in the case of suicide.

The training provides you with the tools to create positive outcomes when someone is feeling suicidal.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is for adults who want to be able to provide suicide first aid. Shown by major studies to significantly reduce suicidality, the ASIST model teaches effective intervention skills while helping to build suicide prevention networks in the community.

  • Each ASIST workshop shares many core features that make up the LivingWorks international standard. Here is what you can expect at your ASIST training:

  • ASIST is held over two consecutive days for a total of 15 hours.

    Local resources are provided and their availability in the community is discussed.

  • Participants also receive a certificate upon completing the workshop.

  • This training requires that participants are present from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM for both full days of the training.

  • Lunch will be own your own- closer to the training date- a list of resteraunts will be emailed to those registered for the training.

  • Space is availabe to store lunches should you choose to bring your own lunch each day. There is also a microwave to heat meals.

  • Light refreshments will be provided each day.

  • CEUs are available for $60; this information will be provided on Day 2 of the workshop.

**Registration fee is refundalbe upon completion of the two day training.**

Thank you to our Co-Sponsor for this training:

Seating is limited so please register now.

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Behaviral Health Initiatives

15 Executive Drive

Jackson, TN 38305

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