Evidence-based Training curriculums

**If you are interested in Prevention hosting a training, presentation, or screening please allow 4 weeks in advance to schedule**

Adverse Childhood experiences (ACES)

These include neglect, abuse, and household dysfunction experienced by children under 18. Learn more about ACEs and what you can do to prevent and/or support change at home and in our community 

https://www.aceinterface.com/

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) 

Two- day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.

https://www.livingworks.net/asist

QPR (Question, Persuade, and Refer)

​To save lives and reduce suicidal behaviors by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training. We believe that quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know.

https://qprinstitute.com/

safeTALK

safeTALK is a LivingWorks suicide alertness program that teaches community members to recognize persons with thoughts of suicide and to connect them to suicide intervention resources.

www.livingworks.net/safetalk

Lock & Talk 

Lock & Talk is a training based on the discussion and ideas of locking up firearms, medications, and other things that may be used to harm someone who has thoughts of suicide. Please visit the website for more information and reach out to us to schedule a training. https://lockandtalk.org/about/

Adult & Youth Mental Health First Aid

An 8 hour course designed to teach citizens methods of assisting someone who may be in the early stages of developing a mental/emotional health problem or in a mental health crisis.

https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/

Revive! Naloxone training

An opioid overdose ad Naloxone education training program. REVIVE! trains individuals to be prepared for, recognize and respond to an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of Naloxone. 

https://dbhds.virginia.gov/behavioral-health/substance-abuse-services/revive/