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Suicide Prevention Awareness Month


QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Training

QPR training is a community-based, nationally recognized, and empirically grounded suicide prevention program for students, faculty, and staff. It focuses on getting a distressed student or friend connected with additional support or referred for professional help.

  • Undergraduate Student QPR: September 9, September 22 | Register here
  • Graduate Student QPR: September 13 | Register here
  • Faculty/Staff QPR: September 14 | Register here
  • QPR+ | For those who have already completed QPR and are looking to dive deeper.

Annual Candlelight Vigil

In observance of World Suicide Prevention Day, the Annual Suicide Prevention Awareness Vigil increases awareness and fosters community surrounding suicide prevention.

  • September 10 | 6:30 pm | Stafford Commons

Suicide prevention is…

In addition to our regular events for Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we invite you to join us to rethink what suicide prevention is and can be. Below encouraging help-seeking, we identified six additional systemic suicide prevention efforts.

Read the article from DASA