QPR suicide prevention

Program teaches skills to handle crisis situations On Sunday February 15, a group of teens and adults gathered at St. Robert to learn about a suicide prevention method: QPR. QPR is an educational tool to better equip a person in crisis, and stands for Question, Persuade and Refer. “Suicide is everyone’s business and we can’t be afraid to get involved and try to help,” said Amy Lovell, certified QPR trainer. QPR teaches warning signs, risk factors, clues, how to ask the question, how to respond, how to offer someone hope and persuade them to choose life, along with providing local … Continue reading QPR suicide prevention