QPR Training: Question, Persuade, Refer
Ask a question, save a life.
Each year, an estimated 775,000 family members are impacted by the suicide attempt or death of a loved one. Countless others are concerned about friends. You can make a difference and possibly save a life. In as little as one hour, individuals can learn to recognize the warning signs of suicide and how to apply three simple steps that may save a life. Each QPR session is taught by a certified instructor.
• National and local statistics
• Myths and facts about suicide
• Warning signs
• How to ask the question
• Methods for persuading suicidal individuals to get help
• Time for questions and answers
QPR attendees receive:
A QPR booklet, information on treatment providers, suicide prevention hotline numbers, and contacts for area support groups.
To schedule a training, please contact the Southwest Indiana Suicide Prevention Coalition:
Help is always available!
Are you struggling or concerned about someone else?
Call the free National Suicide Prevention Lifeline any time, from any place.
1.800.273.TALK (8255) or visit the Lifeline Chat.
24-Hour Local Suicide Prevention Hotline 812.422.1100
Last updated: September 24, 2021