safeTALK is a three hour training that focuses on being alert to the warning signs of a person at risk of suicide. Through words and actions, safeTALK-trained helpers can invite help to stay alive. During your training, you will:
Notice and respond to situations where someone is experiencing suicidal thoughts or ideation
Recognize invitations for help
Move beyond the tendency to miss, dismiss, and avoid the subject of suicide
Apply the TALK steps: Tell, Ask, Listen, and Keep Safe
Learn about community resources available to those with thoughts of suicide and how to connect them to these resources.