Law Enforcement Suicide Prevention is an six-hour program that provides a comprehensive, holistic approach to stress management and suicide prevention for law enforcement and corrections professionals in order to reduce suicide risk. The program will focus on learning the warning signs of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and suicide; how to reduce stigma associated with seeking help; and how to develop department policies, protocols, and procedures to address officers at risk. Additional training is provided on the role of employee assistance professionals (EAPs), peer support, chaplaincy, psychological services, post prevention activities, family support, and needs of survivors of suicide.
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Registrants must fax or email a scanned copy of a signed and dated verification letter on agency letterhead within five days of submission of the registration request form to 501-565-3081 or firstname.lastname@example.org, which includes the following statement: This letter will verify that I, (name of registrant), am an employee of (agency name) and hold the position of (sworn/non-sworn) (position title), located at (address) and have registered for (name of class) on (date).
• This class is 6 hours.
• Class hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
• This class is included in our subscription program.
DATES AND LOCATIONS:
May 2, 2019