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Proven, evidence-based programs

People count on LivingWorks training to save and change lives. That's why we're committed to offering programs that are tested, proven, and evidence-based. With over 50 peer-reviewed studies and government reports validating the impact of our programs, we have the most robust evidence base in the suicide prevention training field.

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Evidence for LivingWorks Start

  • Improves trainee skills and knowledge
  • Improves trainee readiness and confidence
  • Safe and effective for trainees as young as 15 years old
  • Meets SAMHSA's Tier III evidence-based training criteria
  • Based on best practices in online curriculum development
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Evidence safe TALK

Evidence for LivingWorks safeTALK

  • Improves trainee skills and readiness
  • Safe for trainees, with no adverse effects from training
  • Effective for participants as young as 15 years old
  • Helps break down suicide stigma in the community
  • Better skill retention compared to other connector programs
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Evidence ASIST

Evidence for LivingWorks ASIST

  • Improves trainee skills and readiness
  • Safe for trainees, with no adverse effects from training
  • Interventions shown to increase hope and reduce suicidality
  • Training shown to increase general counseling and listening skills
  • Saving lives and costs, yielding return on investment of up to 50:1
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Evidence s2 H

Evidence for LivingWorks suicide to Hope

  • Initial studies suggest improvements in trainee skills and readiness
  • Initial studies suggest improvement in client outcomes
  • Evidence-informed with over 90 articles and studies consulted
  • Based on proven recovery and growth approaches
  • Developed using adult education best practices
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Have questions? Want to evaluate one of our programs?

If you have questions about the evidence supporting our training, or if you’re a researcher looking to evaluate a LivingWorks program, we’d love to hear from you. We encourage rigorous evaluation of our programs and are happy to work with researchers on their methodologies and approaches.