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NAMI Suicide Prevention Training for Young Adults


  • Keene State College 229 Main Street Keene, NH, 03431 United States (map)

NAMI Suicide Prevention Training
Free Training for Young Adults Ages 18-25
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Dates: May 11th, 2018 from 8:30am - 4:30pm and May 12th, 2018 from 8:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Rhodes Hall, Keene State College
To register email or call Jane at jskantze@cheshire-med.com 603-354-5454 Ext. 2313
Or
on Survey Monkey www.surveymonkey.com/r/WD9QJVS 

What will I learn? 

  • How substance use, mental health, and suicide risk can impact individuals, families and community.
  • Participants will recognize stigma and related barriers that hinder treatment and recovery
  • Participants will become aware of community/state/national resources
  • After the completion of this training, participants will be able to:
  • Recognize the warning signs for suicide risk in an individual & be able to connect that person to community resources
  • Identify substance misuse issues in an individual and be able to talk openly with this person.
  • Understand how mental health and substance misuse problems may contribute to greater suicide risk in an individual
  • Have a greater awareness of local and national substance use and suicide risk resources that can be accessed by individuals in need of treatment and seeking recovery   

YOU are a qualified Young Adult LEADER for the Connect Program if….

  • You are comfortable with co-facilitation and presenting 
  • You are able to commit to at least one training per year 
  • You have a passion for the public health issues of substance misuse, mental health & suicide risk
  • You are a role model for your peers