The final two-day Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training workshop of 2019 will take place at the Swabian Special Events Center, Patch Barracks, Nov. 26-27.
The workshop is for anyone desiring to learn “suicide first-aid” by learning how to: recognize opportunities for help; reach out and offer support; develop a safety plan that neutralizes risks; apply the “Pathway for Assisting Life;” and link people with community resources.
This ASIST workshop is for all “gatekeepers,” meaning chaplains and chaplain assistants, MPs, ASAP counselors, JAG, Family Advocacy Program workers, inspectors general, Army Emergency Relief counselors, DoDEA school counselors, emergency room medical technicians, Red Cross employees and medical/dental health professionals.
There is no charge to attend the workshop. Civilian attire, no uniforms. Call 596-2699/2865 to register.