The world leader in suicide intervention training

Our interactive, practical workshops support suicide prevention initiatives all over the world. Virtually anyone can learn the skills to save a life, and more than 1,000,000 people have attended since 1983. With a variety of workshops to suit all needs, there is a program for everyone who wants to help.


suicideTALK is a 90-minute session that helps participants reduce suicide stigma and become more aware of suicide prevention opportunities in their communities.


safeTALK is a half-day workshop that prepares participants to identify people with thoughts of suicide and connect them with life-saving first aid resources.


Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day workshop that teaches participants to carry out life-saving interventions for people at risk of suicide.

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suicide to Hope is a one-day workshop for clinicians and other professional caregivers who work with persons recently at risk of and currently safe from suicide.

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Open dialogue key to suicide prevention

Anita Jean, The Chronicle Journal

Photo: Scott Chisholm presents his #ConvoPlate to Anita Jean at NorWest Community Health Centres. The #ConvoPlate was created by the Paul Hansell Foundation to foster discussion, action and support around mental health. I FIRST...

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UWPD benefits from mental health training

Divantha Ekanayake, the UW Branding Iron

The University of Wyoming Police Department (UWPD) uses several mental health related training programs to assist offices and to improve the quality of their service. The Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) and Applied Suicide Intervention...

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