Are you in crisis?

If you, or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please call:

1.800.273.TALK
1.800.273.8255

How can we help?

You can call the crisis center for any of the following reasons:

  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Information on suicide
  • Information on mental health/illness
  • Substance abuse/addiction
  • To help a friend or loved one
  • Relationship problems
  • Abuse/Violence
  • Economic problems
  • Sexual orientation issues
  • Physical illness
  • Loneliness
  • Family problems

How can I call?

We're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Dial 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
  • TTY users: 1.800.799.4TTY (4889)
  • Para obtener asistencia en espanol durante las 24 houras, llame al: 1.888.628.9454

 

Are you in crisis?
Training

Upcoming Events

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Targets Direct Support Staff
Targets Clinical Staff
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Apr 28 2017

09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Recipient Rights New Hire Direct Care
    All staff are required to successfully complete recipient rights training within thirty days of hire, and annually thereafter. There are several types of training available, however, based on your role ...

May 02 2017

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Mandt Technical Day 3
    Staff must complete day one and day two of the Mandt system before they may attend day 3 the technical skills training. This training introduces the use of physical interaction ...

May 03 2017

08:30 AM to 03:30 PM

  • Mindfulness
    A Mindfulness Approach to Clinical Social WorkMindfulness is recognized as a component of DBT, however it has now been expanded into Mindfulness Based Stress Response, Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy, and ...

May 04 2017

09:00 AM to 10:30 AM

  • QPR
    QPR is an acronym for Question, Persuade and Refer, the three simple steps anyone can learn to save someone’s life from suicide. This workshop will emphasize the warning signs of ...

May 05 2017

09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Recipient Rights New Hire Direct Care
    All staff are required to successfully complete recipient rights training within thirty days of hire, and annually thereafter. There are several types of training available, however, based on your role ...

May 09 2017

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Mandt Relational/Conceptual Day 1 of 2
    Building healthy relationships in the workplace is the ultimate goal of the Mandt system. Using three relational chapters, Mandt introduces the concepts of interactions , incidents and crisis management. These ...

May 10 2017

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Mandt Relational/Conceptual Day 2 of 2
    These chapters focus on using skills and competencies to use proactive interactions understanding how trauma may affect the lives of persons we support. In day one, staff are introduced to ...

May 11 2017

09:00 AM to 11:00 AM

  • Intro to Culture of Gentleness
    This training is designed to provide staff with a basic overview of a Culture of Gentleness.An introduction to the Central Purpose, Tools, Pillars and the Six Elements will be provided.   Social ...

May 11 2017

09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

  • Recipient Rights New Hire Clinical
    IMPORTANT PLEASE READ All staff are required to successfully complete recipient rights training within thirty days of hire, and annually thereafter. There are several types of training available, however, based on ...

May 12 2017

09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Recipient Rights New Hire Direct Care
    All staff are required to successfully complete recipient rights training within thirty days of hire, and annually thereafter. There are several types of training available, however, based on your role ...

May 12 2017

09:00 AM to 01:00 PM

  • Meds/Health Skills Demonstration
    The Medications/Health Skills Demonstration training allows the staff to practice and demonstrate the actual skills for taking and measuring vital signs AND preparing and administering medications. This classroom training is designed ...

May 15 2017

09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

  • First Aid/CPR
    This module covers potentially life threatening situations: how to recognize them when they occur, and what specific actions you must take to deal with them once they have happened. The ...

May 15 2017

01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

  • Emergency Preparedness
    This training focuses on prevention, preparation and responding to Environmental Emergencies and hazards. Topics include: Preventing and Preparing for Emergencies, Protection and Evacuation Plans, Severe Weather, Tornado Safety and Tornado Drills, Poison Prevention, Seasonal Weather ...

May 16 2017

09:00 AM to 01:00 PM

  • Meds/Health Skills Demonstration
    The Medications/Health Skills Demonstration training allows the staff to practice and demonstrate the actual skills for taking and measuring vital signs AND preparing and administering medications. This classroom training is designed ...

May 16 2017

09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

  • First Aid/CPR
    This module covers potentially life threatening situations: how to recognize them when they occur, and what specific actions you must take to deal with them once they have happened. The ...

Category Legend

Targets Direct Support Staff
Targets Clinical Staff
All Audiences