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Suicide Prevention Training

Southeast District Health Department has certified Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) instructors available to provide training to businesses and organizations. QPR is a 60-90 workshop that teaches individuals the tools that they need to effectively intervene on behalf of those who are suicidal or in crisis. Key components covered in the training include:

  • How to question, persuade and refer someone who may be suicidal
  • How to get help for yourself or learn more about preventing suicide
  • Common causes of suicidal behavioral
  • Warning signs of suicide
  • How to get help for someone in crisis

If your school, organization, or business is interested in learning more about QPR training available from Southeast District Health Department, please call (402) 274-3993.


Nebraska and National Suicide Statistical Data Reports: