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July safeTALK Training (Canceled)

Suicide is preventable. Anyone can make a difference. Join us for a free, half-day training in suicide alertness skills for anyone 15 years and up. Participants will learn four basic steps widely used by professionals to create a life-saving connection. Studies show that after completing the training, participants gain confidence in asking people about suicide directly, connecting them to life-saving resources and keeping them safe until those resources take over. safeTALK meets WA DOH suicide prevention training requirements for some health care and school professionals.

As a safeTALK-trained suicide alert helper, you will be better able to:

  • Move beyond common tendencies to miss, dismiss or avoid suicide risk
  • Identify people who may have thoughts of suicide
  • Apply the TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen, and KeepSafe) and connect a person with suicidal thoughts to help

Friday, July 10, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

JFS Capitol Hill Campus
1601 16th Avenue, Seattle

The health and safety of our community is our highest priority, and in light of COVID-19 social distancing precautions, this training is now canceled. Please consider joining us for a future safeTALK training.  We encourage you to check back on our website regularly for the latest updates on our events and how they will be impacted given the circumstances.


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