Connecting About Suicide Intervention Workshop

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This is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. This workshop 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 through an indigenous lens to well-being. This workshop will allow participants to create safe from suicide conversations.

As a trained responder, you will be better able to:

  • Understand how beliefs and values effect views on suicide and interventions.
  • Provide guidance and suicide first-aid to a person at risk in ways that meet their individual safety needs.
  • Identify the key elements of an effective suicide safety plan and the actions required to implement it.

Additional Information:

  • This workshop is fully funded by ONA and is open to the Okanagan Nation Response Team members, ONA Mental Health and Okanagan Nation Members (1-2 persons per band)
  • Lunch Provided

Spaces Limited – Must Register to Attend!

2023 Suicide Intervention Workshop

Event Date:
November 15-16, 2023

Event Time:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Event Location:
Penticton Lakeside Resort

Event Map:

Bobbi Brewer, ONRT Coordinator 2

Phone: 250-707-0095 ext.245 Cell: 250-859-1604