Date: Tuesday April 20, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
About this training: S.A.V.E. is a gatekeeper training program
1) Brief overview of suicide in the Veteran population
2) Suicide myths and misinformation
3) Risk factors for suicide
4) Components of the S.A.V.E. model (Signs of suicide, asking about suicide, Validating feelings, Encouraging help and Expediting treatment)
Who is this training geared towards: You don’t need to be a mental health expert to help prevent the tragedy of suicide.
Our presenter: Laura Kunstleben, BSN MS has worked at the St. Cloud Veterans Affair Medical Center since 2007 and has been the Community Engagement Partnership Coordinator (CEPC) since March 2018. Part of her role is offering suicide prevention training.