Just like CPR, QPR is an emergency response to someone in crisis and can save lives. Each year, thousands of Americans are saying "yes" to save the life of a friend, colleague, sibling or neighbor by being trained as a QPR specialist.
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 include parents, friends, teachers, doctors, nurses, police officers, caseworkers, firefighters and many others trained to recognize and refer someone at risk of suicide
A QPR-trained Gatekeeper will learn to:
You may also obtain more information from the QPR Institute website at:
www.qprinstitute.com or by calling 888-726-7926.
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In Davie, Forsyth, Stokes and Rockingham counties, contact Melissa Bunker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In Cabarrus, Davidson, Rowan, Stanly or Union counties, contact
LaShay Avery at
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