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Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort

22181 Resort Boulevard

Flagstaff, AZ 86004

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What is Posvention?

A suicide can have a devastating impact on a community or organization. The shock and grief can ripple throughout the community affecting friends, co-workers, schools, and faith communities. Connect postvention training helps service providers respond in a coordinated and comprehensive way in the aftermath of a suicide or any sudden death. More than “just training”, Postvention fosters relationship building and the exchange of resources among participants. Lessons include: 1. Recongizing and impact on survivors suicide lost 2. Understanding grief in individuals and communities 3. Discipline specific preparedness 4. Promoting postvention as prevention

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Emergency medical services, faith leaders/communities, funeral directors, hospital emergency departments, law enforcement, medical examiners/coroners, military, mental health and substance abuse providers, primary care providers, social service agencies, Previous mental health or suicide prevention experience is necessary, i.e. safeTALK.

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Louanna Benslow, MSPI Project Assistant Lishua Gishie, MSPI Coordinator Phone: 928-289-9770 Phone: 928-289-6130 Email: louanna.benslow@wihcc.org Email: lishua.gishie@wihcc.org

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