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Training for Military Personnel - Suicide Prevention and Postvention

Connect training for military personnel combines military and civilian prevention and intervention strategies and resources to promote early recognition and response for those at risk. This training includes interactive military case scenarios and role playing to practice interventions, as well as discussion on how to integrate key services and resources within the military setting and wider community.  Read more….

The suicide death of a warrior can have a profound impact on family and friends as well as fellow warriors, unit commanders and first responders. 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 integral part of suicide prevention efforts.

Connect Postvention training will teach participants about memorial services, military and civilian resources and support and how to provide an integrated response to a suicide death. Read more…