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Free NAMI Suicide Prevention Training DAY #1 for Young Adults Ages 18-25

  • Keene State College Rhodes Hall-Room S163 Keene NH 03431 (map)

NAMI Suicide Prevention Training — Day #1

Free Training for Young Adults Ages 18-25.
Receive an Amazon Gift Card! Food and Beverages Provided!

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.

DAY #1: May 11th, 2018 from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

 Location: Rhodes Hall-Room S163, Keene State College

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 and suicide risk.
  • You are a role model for your peers.

To register by email / phone contact Jane at:

jskantze@cheshire-med.com or 603-354-5454 Ext. 2313

To register online:

Register online via Survey Monkey: www.surveymonkey.com/r/WD9QJVS