QPR – Question. Persuade. Respond. Suicide Prevention Program

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QPR – Question. Persuade. Respond. Suicide Prevention Program

QPR is intended to teach individuals how to recognize the warning signs of suicide, and provides guidelines on how to:

  • Question a person about potential suicidal thoughts
  • Persuade them to seek help
  • Refer them to appropriate professional services

The training program is appropriate for students, staff, and faculty. QPR sessions last 1.5 hours and have a 35-person maximum