Help Save Lives, Crisis Phone Responders Needed for Fall 2018 Training


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Sep 01, 2018 08:30 AM - Fri Sep 21, 2018 04:30 PM

Where

1607 W JEFFERSON STBoise, ID 83702

About

Make a difference in someone’s life as a Crisis Phone Responder with the Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline in our Boise phone room. You will receive professional training and support to develop and practice the valuable 'soft skills’ of interacting effectively and harmoniously through a balance of challenge and safety over our training course of interactive presentations and guidance. Additionally, learn to recognize other important aspects of crisis intervention including life-promotion and self-care. Feel the value of improving the mental health of our community at large, one call at a time. No experience required, lived experience a plus!

Complete our Online Application by September 21st, 2018, www.idahosuicideprevention.org

Questions? Contact Alex McNish at (208) 258-6992 or amcnish@jannus.org

Fall 2018 TRAINING Attendance required to complete the 50+ hour training program - Every T/Th, Choose One (two day) Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) Workshop AND Choose One Simulated Response Training.
Training schedule for Fall will be posted here and on our website in May 2018

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 shift (4 hours) a week for 1 year, or longer!

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