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QPR Suicide Prevention Training – Cincinnati

December 12, 2012 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

| Free

No Fee for this event: 2.0 CEUs offered

Loss of a loved one, friend, neighbor, colleague, or other acquaintance to suicide is devastating. Importantly, there is hope and help for persons contemplating suicide, and you can help others in need. QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — 3 simple steps that anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.

Presenter: Melanie Recchia is an Independently Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Ohio and also holds an independent Marriage and Family Therapist license in California. She is the Director of Training for Child Focus, Inc., has worked in the school-based and outpatient programs at CFI, taught a general psychology course at Southwestern College, and currently is part of a group practice in Mason, Ohio. She has over 15 years of experience working with clients on a variety of issues and challenges such as depression, anxiety, trauma, sexual abuse, marital conflict, and has extensive experience working with children and adolescents suffering from emotional and behavioral problems. Melanie is a certified instructor for Stewards of Children and QPR, a Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Program.

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Details

Date:
December 12, 2012
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Child Focus, Inc.
551-B Cincinnati-Batavia Pike
Cincinnati,OH45244United States
Phone:
513-752-1555

Organizer

Marsha Skaggs
Phone:
513-752-1555
Email:
Website:
http://www.child-focus.org/