The ASIST workshop emphasizes suicide first-aid. It provides information on how to help a person at risk stay safe and seek further help. Read more for session dates and details.
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training: Two-Day Workshop
During this two-day workshop you will learn how to:
- Recognize invitations for help
- Reach out and offer support
- Review the risk of suicide
- Apply a suicide intervention model
- Link people with community resources
Applied Suicide Intervention Training is held over two consecutive days. Participants must attend both days.
$210.00 per person
UPCOMING SESSIONS: 2017
- January 24 and 25, 2017
- April 25 and 26, 2017
- October 25 and 26, 2017
- Download the PDF poster here: CMHA ASIST Poster 2017
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am.
Workshop: 9:00-4:30 pm at St. Joseph’s Heritage, 63 Carrie Street.
Due to high enrolment, spaces will not be guaranteed until receipt of payment. Payment must be received within 5 business days of workshop. Please provide minimum 24 hours notice to cancel or defer your registration. Last minute cancellations or absences are non-refundable.
*Student subsidies: We have 4 student subsidies available at $100.00 each, awarded on a first come, first serve basis and upon receipt of payment. To register online at the student rate, please contact Bernice McArdle at (807)345-5564 for the discount code.
If paying by cheque, please send payment (along with a copy of your registration confirmation) payable to:
Canadian Mental Health Association, Thunder Bay Branch
200 Van Norman Street, Thunder Bay ON P7A 4B8