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Suicide to Hope: Training for Counsellors and Professional Helpers

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The Crisis Centre is pleased to offer this new training program that aids growth and recovery for people previously at risk and currently safe from suicide.  This workshop’s goal is to strengthen hope by increasing the ability of helpers to hear, understand and work with the wants and needs of persons recovering from and growing […]

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Learn Suicide Intervention Skills Through ASIST

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  Anyone can learn the skills to help save a life from suicide. We have five upcoming ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) workshops throughout November and December. Thursday November 2 and Friday November 3 Monday November 6 and Tuesday November 7 Thursday November 30 and Friday December 1 Thursday December 7 and Friday December 8 Monday […]

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September Half-Day Trainings by Donation!

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In honour of World Suicide Prevention Day, all our half-day training sessions offered at the Centre in September are by donation. safeTALK – Wednesday September 13th & Friday September 29th Tools for Self-Care & Resiliency – Friday September 22nd Skillfully Responding to Distress – Friday September 29th ASIST Tune-Up – Wednesday September 20th View descriptions of the […]

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New Online Suicide Prevention Module for Family Physicians

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The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) released a new online suicide prevention module for family physicians certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Led by mdBriefCase with sponsorship from the MHCC and the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention, the module seeks to provide family physicians with the tools they need to address […]

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