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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

April 11, 2020 @ 8:00am - April 12, 2020 @ 5:00pm

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is the most widely used intervention skills workshop in the U.S.The two-day intensive and practice-dominated course is designed to help give caregivers:

  1. Recognize the risk for suicide
  2. Intervent to prevent immediate harm
  3. Create a “safety for now” plan
  4. Link persons with thoughts of suicide to appropriate help and community resources.

WHO:  ASIST is often used by professionals in a variety of school, mental health, justice, medical, clergy, or other community “front line” positions. It is for all caregivers, regardless of the age group served. It is also appropriate for friends or family members who are interested in learning skills to help their loved ones at risk of suicide.


*You must attend both full-day sessions. If you cannot attend both days or need to leave early, please reschedule for another class. No exceptions. 

WHERE:  Region Ten Community Services Board,  500 Old Lynchburg Rd. Training Room A,   Charlottesville, VA  22903


REGISTER: Contact: 434-972-1800 and ask for ‘Training Department” or email MHFA@regionten.org



Old Lynchburg Road Campus
Old Lynchburg Road is the main administrative campus for Region Ten Community Services Board.
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500 Old Lynchburg Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903
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