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:
You are not alone and help is always available!
If you're struggling or concerned about someone else,
call the free National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline at 988
or the 24-Hour Local Southwestern Crisis Hotline at 812.422.1100
Last updated: July 16, 2022