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Suicide Intervention and Postvention Training for Faith Leaders

Prevention/Intervention

Faith Leaders leaders often have knowledge of intimate details of an individual or family’s life and may be the first people a member of their faith community turns to when they are in crisis and contemplating suicide. Read more…

Postvention

They need to be prepared for supporting the family, faith community and other community members in the aftermath of a suicide. Since knowing someone who has died by suicide is one of the highest risk factors for suicide, taking steps to reduce risk and promote healing (postvention) becomes an important part of prevention efforts. Read more….