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      ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) STUDENT RATE in Guelph

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      December 16, 2019

      Monday   9:00 AM

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      ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) STUDENT RATE

      CONGRATULATIONS! You've taken the first steps towards learning the evidence-based, certified skills that are taught WORLDWIDE and can help save a life from suicide! Now is your chance to take the ASIST workshop with EXPERIENCED SUICIDE INTERVENTIONIST, Shawna Percy! It's one thing to be able to deliver this workshop from head knowledge. But, what our participants have made clear is the value they take away from the real-life stories Shawna shares of how the skills she teaches in this workshop are actually applied to real life scenarios. 99.9% of her workshop participants state that they feel more ready, willing, and able to help support a person experiencing thoughts of suicide by the end of the workshop, than they did at the beginning. If that's the experience you're looking for too, then Shawna is the trainer for you! REGISTER NOW! REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required.  COSTS: Student rate: $195 + HST FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Need financial assistance? We want to make these workshops available to as broad an audience as possible. Please contact us if you would like to explore financial assistance options.   REGISTER NOW! IN-HOUSE WORKSHOPS: Looking for an in-house trainer? Shawna travels all over Ontario and beyond delivering workshops to various organizations, including paramedics, child & youth workers, counselling services, pastoral staff, and more! Message us to explore in-house workshops. TRAINING FACILITY: Need a training facility? We have our own brick and mortar training facility in Guelph. Located in a charming century home, participants often refer to this space as an safe place where they feel they can explore the topics of suicide, compassion fatigue, and other mental health issues. Our training facility is offered at no cost to organizations who hire us for their workshop needs. ABOUT ASIST: ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training): ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. Participants learn to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. Designed for anyone 16 years of age and older, including service providers, teachers, youth workers, students, emergency workers, counsellors, faith leaders, community volunteers, family and friends. Participants don’t need any formal training to attend the workshop. ABOUT THE TRAINER: Suicide interventionist, TEDxUW speaker, and published author, Shawna Percy, is a passionate and engaging trainer for ASIST, safeTALK, The "ASK" Workshop, Compassion Fatigue, and Mental Health First Aid. Shawna is the Founder of Life Voice Canada, and travels across Ontario and beyond to deliver these evidence-based, certified workshops to a broad demographic. Shawna's workshops are always filled with real-life stories that help participants take their learnings from theory into real-life application. (Please note ASIST-standards state these workshops must always be run with two trainers, which means portions of the workshop will be delivered by another certified ASIST trainer, in conjunction with Shawna. This is intentional as we're always balancing safety and challenge in our workshops.) REGISTER NOW!

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