QPR (Question Persuade Refer)

Suicide Prevention Training

Course Description:

QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer – a two hour training that teaches 3 simple steps that anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide.   QPR’s mission is to reduce suicidal behaviors and save lives by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training.  The signs of crisis are all around us.  We believe that quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know.  Just like CPR, QPR is an emergency response to someone in crisis and can save lives.

This training is presented in partnership with Purdue University Fort Wayne and the Indiana Suicide Prevention Coalition (ISPC).

Key Components Covered in Training:

  • An overview of the prevalence of suicide (deaths, attempts, and suicide ideation)
  • How to Question, Persuade and Refer someone who may be suicidal
  • How to get help for yourself or learn more about preventing suicide
  • The common causes of suicidal behavior
  • The warning signs of suicide
  • Local and national resources

Date:         Thursday, June 4, 2020

Time:         6:30pm – 8:30pm

Location:    Harlan United Methodist Church

              16434 St Rd #37, Harlan, IN

Cost:         $20/person

Register:      Text or voice message: 260-438-9225

We do hope to offer the following event BUT will RESCHEDULE it if needed for the physical health of our community. Anyone registered will be contacted if the event is rescheduled.

Registration will be capped at 30 participants.

All participants will receive a certificate of completion that is valid for three (3) years.