Suicide Awareness: An Introduction for Crisis Responders, June 15-16, 2015

The ICISF is pleased to announce a two-week on-line course starting June 15, 2015. This course is already part of the array of ICISF courses offered at Regional Trainings. Now, you can take this course from the convenience of your home, from work or the location of your choice.

The course is designed to increase awareness of suicide, and equip participants with information and basic skills to response to a person considering suicide. Discussions, demonstrations, and scenarios are used to facilitate learning via modules designed for this new method of delivering this important training. This is an entry-level course suitable for anyone, especially people without formal mental health training.

Suicide Awareness: An Introduction for Crisis Responders is offered at a special introductory price of $125 for ICISF members. The price for non-members is $150. You may register by going to

The digital classroom for this course is provided by UMBC Training Centers. Participants will receive a certificate of completion and CEU credit.

Questions may be directed to Michelle Parks.1


“NEW Online Course!  Suicide Awareness: An Introduction for Crisis Responders.”  International Critical Incident Stress Foundation.  16 May 2015.