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Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Gatekeeper Training

November 13, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm CST

November 13, 2020 QPR Gatekeeper Training
Friday, November 13, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM CST
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Region V Systems
1645 N Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
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Please note this training will take place virtually. You will be sent a Zoom link to join prior to the training.
What is QPR? 
QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer -3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide.
The mission of QPR is to save lives and reduce suicidal behaviors by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training.  QPR will train people to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade and refer someone to help.   We believe that quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know.
What is a Gatekeeper?
According to the Surgeon General’s National Strategy for Suicide Prevention (2001), a gatekeeper is someone in a position to recognize a crisis and the warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide.
Gatekeepers can be anyone, but include parents, friends, neighbors, teachers, ministers, doctors, nurses, office supervisors, squad leaders, foremen, police officers, advisors, caseworkers, firefighters, and many others who are strategically positioned to recognize and refer someone at risk of suicide.
As a QPR-trained Gatekeeper you will learn to:
  • Recognize the warning signs of suicide
  • Know how to offer hope
  • Know how to get help and save a life
To save your spot for this FREE training please register by clicking on the link below.
Thank you for your interest in helping others.  We look forward to seeing you at the training
Please let me know if you have any questions.  My contact information is listed below.
Kayla Leintz
Region V Systems


November 13, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm CST
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