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Question, Persuade, Refer

to Stop Suicide

Three simple steps that anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide.

90 minutes of training can make you a LIFESAVER.

Hegira Health has been providing mental health and substance use treatment and prevention services across Wayne County's communities since 1971.

STOP SUICIDE

90 minutes of training can make you a LIFESAVER.

Question, Persuade, Refer

QPR Training

 Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR), Suicide Prevention Training, is a three step, evidence based practice designed to help people in the community become gatekeepers and help people who are suicidal get the help they need quickly. We can train individuals to become trainers. The more trainers we have in the community teaching others in QPR, the more lives we can save.

Hegira Health is leading the way to making zero suicide a reality, together. 

  

There are over 800, 000 deaths globally due to suicide, and for every person who dies by way of suicide, at least 135 people are impacted through grief.  QPR, Question, Persuade, Refer, Suicide Prevention Training, is a three step, evidence based practice designed to help people in the community become gatekeepers, and help people who are suicidal get the help they need quickly.

Master trainers will train individuals to become trainers. to broaden our reach. The more trainers we have in the community teaching others in QPR, the more lives we can save.  As part of the Pathways for Suicide Prevention program, Hegera Health is partnering with First Step,  a non profit agency in Wayne County providing comprehensive services for victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Hegera  Health, with your support, is leading the way to making zero suicide a reality.  Together. 

  Hegera Health is offering four Question, Persuade, Refer, Gatekeeper Certification opportunities in September. Becoming a certified trainer of QPR's industry leading approach to suicide prevention is an excellent way for individuals and organizations to help empower their communities.  Millions around the world have been trained in how to help someone who is considering taking their own life.

Now you can become a certified QPR instructor and bring these life saving techniques to your workplace and community. Please reserve your spot by August 31st. 

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