12.42 AFSP/SPRC add Suicide Prevention Training for Gatekeepers of Older Adults to Section III of the Best Practices Registry (BPR)
This eight-hour gatekeeper training program has been added to Section III of the BPR under the category Educational and Training Programs. Training is available to qualifying institutions in Massachusetts at no charge from the Samaritans of Merrimack Valley, MA, and funded by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Programs listed in Section III of the BPR address specific objectives of the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention and have been reviewed for accuracy, safety, likelihood of meeting objectives, and adherence to prevention program guidelines.
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