401: QPR (Question, Persuade, and Refer): A Tool to Support Student Well-Being

    Presenters: Traci Callandrillo (Office of Campus Life), Halima Dargan (Counseling Center) & Jeffrey Volkmann (Counseling Center)

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    Time: 3:50 PM – 4:40 PM

    Session Description

    QPR training focuses on teaching individuals how to recognize the warning signs of suicide and provide guidelines to Question a person about those thoughts, Persuade them to get help, and Refer the person for support. This interactive training will be specifically tailored to the American University community, and panelists are connected to AU through the Counseling Center. 

    Learning Outcomes

    • Recognize the warning signs of suicide
    • Know how to offer hope
    • Know how to get help and save a life
    • Understand the mental health crisis resources at the university

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