Trainings, Classes and Meetings
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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
In a 2-day interactive workshop, participants will learn to recognize the signs of someone with thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. Although ASIST is widely used by healthcare providers, participants don't need any formal training to participate; anyone 16 or older can attend. If interested, contact Pfawnn, Jessica or Autumn about scheduling a workshop.
Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)
The Utah CISM program assists emergency service workers when dealing with the stress of their profession. The CISM Team comprised of mental health professionals and peer support personnel provide crisis intervention during or after critical incidences. LEARN MORE
Alertness training for anyone 15 or older, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources. LEARN MORE
#WeAreSacred #Pride2019 #NavajoEquality
It’s time to treat our LGBTQ members with respect and compassion.
We Are Navajo supports Dine Equality's mission. They envision the Navajo Nation as a safe, supportive & inclusive home for our gay, lesbian, bisexual, two-spirit & transgender family members. Their mission is to advocate & secure equal rights & protections for the Diné (Navajo) LGBTQ community & their families. Learn More
#CureStigma #MHM2019 #4mind4body #mentalhealthmonth
The perception of mental illness won’t change unless we act to change it.
During Mental Health Month, We Are Navajo joins NAMI and the mental health community to reaffirm our commitment to building our understanding of mental illness, increasing access to treatment and ensuring those who are struggling to know they are not alone. Learn More