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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Grey Bruce offers Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), developed by LivingWorks Canada. ASIST is a two-day, 14-hour workshop featuring powerful audiovisuals, discussions, and simulations. Participants learn how to prevent suicide by recognizing signs, providing skilled intervention, and developing a safety plan.  

Goals & Objectives: 

Is This Workshop for Me? 

What We Offer: 

A two-day, 14-hour in-person interactive workshop in suicide first aid. Learn how to prevent suicide by recognizing signs, providing a skilled intervention, and developing a safety plan that will support their immediate safety.  

How Do I Get Connected? 

We can arrange trainings on location at your place of business and/or organization.  To attend a community training, please click on the training in the Events calendar to register.   

To book training or find out when the next training will take place, please contact Jackie Ralph, Youth Awareness and Education Supervisor, by telephone at 519-371-3642 (Toll-Free at 1-888-451-2642) ext. 1216 or by email at [email protected].  

Is There a Cost for This Workshop? 

$200 per person to attend. A subsidy is available through the #RyanRemembered community fund. 


Bruce and Grey Counties 

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