NAMI Presents: Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR)

November 12, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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WALA Welcomes NAMI (past community connection partner) to Present on Suicide Prevention

FREE Event for WALA Members and Guests

November 12th 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Description of QPR:
Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR): the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a potential suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help. Learn myths, facts, resources, and how anyone can help prevent suicide.

My Bio:
Sarah Pfeiffle is the current Director of Education Programs and Community Outreach at the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Waukesha County and has worked at NAMI Waukesha in multiple capacities for over eight years. Sarah received her bachelor’s degree in Social Work from UW-Whitewater in 2011 received her Masters in Social Work with an emphasis in Mental Health in 2014 from UW-Milwaukee. Sarah is a certified QPR Instructor for Suicide Prevention and a Certified Crisis Intervention Team Coordinator through CIT international. Sarah brings not only professional experience but also part lived experience through family and friend's perspectives.

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