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The Utah Suicide Prevention Coalition and the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health are committed to training and education on curriculum that can help communities build capacity for effective suicide prevention. Trainings represent the commitment to training reflected in the Utah Suicide Prevention Plan as well as priorities in the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention. To learn more about the types of trainings available to your organization.

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Upcoming events are listed in order of the next available training.

Primary Care Physician Consultation

January 25, 2021, Monday – Friday from 12:00pm – 4:30pm
University of Utah Health
Call for a free consultation with a child psychiatrist.
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QPR Suicide Prevention Training

January 25, 2021 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Utah Pride Center
QPR stands for Question Persuade and Refer. These are action steps outlined in this form of suicide prevention training.
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COVID-19 Recovery Support Group

January 26, 2021, 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Caring Connection College of Nursing with University of Utah Health
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COVID- 19 Grief Support Groups

January 26, 2021, 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Caring Connection College of Nursing with University of Utah Health
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Jovenes Latinxs LGBTQ+ (Eng & Spa)

January 26, 2021, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Latino Behavioral Health Services
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Intellectual/Developmental Disability & Mental Health

January 25, 2021 9:00am- 3:00pm
The Department of Human Services and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
A one-day event for professionals and families who work with and support people with intellectual/ developmental disability and mental health (IDD/MH) needs. A NADD certified speaker will present multiple important topics.
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Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) Training Webinar: Enhancing Attachment in Parent Child Relationship

January 25, 2021 2:00pm
The Children’s Center
The Children’s Center is now offering webinars focused on Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) topics. These webinars are offered at no cost to providers seeking to learn about IECMH. Most of the topics are broadly focused and appropriate for any providers who work with young children, including teachers, healthcare professionals, mental health clinicians, early interventionists, etc.
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Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) Training Webinar: Self-Care and Mindfulness for Providers

January 25, 2021 5:30pm
The Children’s Center
The Children’s Center is now offering webinars focused on Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) topics. These webinars are offered at no cost to providers seeking to learn about IECMH. Most of the topics are broadly focused and appropriate for any providers who work with young children, including teachers, healthcare professionals, mental health clinicians, early interventionists, etc.
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Survivors of Suicide Attempts Support Group (SOSA)

January 27, 2021, 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Utah Pride Center
The Survivors of Suicide Attempts Support Group brings together people who have survived an attempt in order to process their experience, explore new strategies for relating with thoughts of suicide, and, mostly importantly, know through experience that you are not alone.
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CRISIS RESPONSE PLANNING (CRP) CONSULTATION

January 26, 2021 12pm – 1pm
Utah Department of Human Services
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Pares en Recuperacion

January 27, 2021, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Latino Behavioral Health Services
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Survivors of Suicide Loss (SOSL)

January 27, 2021, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Utah Pride Center
You don’t have to grieve alone.
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CRISIS RESPONSE PLANNING (CRP) CONSULTATION

January 26, 2021 12:00pm
Utah Department of Human Services
Meet with lead CRP trainers and other behavioral health professionals to discuss and problem solve aspects of the Crisis Response Plan. This is an opportunity to learn from fellow professionals as well as seek advice from CRP experts.
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Intellectual/ Developmental Disability & Mental Health- Train The Trainer

January 26, 2021 9:00am – 3:00pm
The Department of Human Services and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
A free three-day train the trainer for professionals working with and supporting people with intellectual/developmental disability and mental health (IDD/MH) needs. Course expertise provided by NADD, thenadd.org.
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Grief Support Group

January 27, 2021, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Caring Connection College of Nursing with University of Utah Health
Our bereavement support groups are led by healthcare professionals holding Masters or Doctoral Degrees in Social Work or Psychiatric Nursing or Licensed Professional Counseling.
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Unidos en Recuperacion/Conexiones

January 28, 2021, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Latino Behavioral Health Services
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Intellectual/ Developmental Disability & Mental Health- Train The Trainer

January 27 2021 9:00am – 3:00pm
The Department of Human Services and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
A free three-day train the trainer for professionals working with and supporting people with intellectual/developmental disability and mental health (IDD/MH) needs. Course expertise provided by NADD, thenadd.org.
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Grief Support Group

January 28, 2021, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Caring Connection College of Nursing with University of Utah Health
Our bereavement support groups are led by healthcare professionals holding Masters or Doctoral Degrees in Social Work or Psychiatric Nursing or Licensed Professional Counseling.
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Grupo de Apoyo de Familia

January 28, 2021, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Latino Behavioral Health Services
See details.
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Intellectual/ Developmental Disability & Mental Health- Train The Trainer

January 28, 2021 9:00am – 3:00pm
The Department of Human Services and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
A free three-day train the trainer for professionals working with and supporting people with intellectual/developmental disability and mental health (IDD/MH) needs. Course expertise provided by NADD, thenadd.org.
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Find Your Local Coalition

The Utah Prevention Coalition Association (UPCA) empowers communities to prevent risky behavioral health choices by implementing effective prevention programs, practices and policies.

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Partner with USPC

We are dedicated to suicide prevention, the promotion of resiliency, and supporting those impacted by suicide. This is done by a vast array of partnerships with individuals and organizations from across the state. As such, we require a thorough vetting of organizations wishing to partner with the coalition to address suicide prevention.

The Utah Suicide Prevention Coalition is a partnership of community members, suicide survivors, service providers, researchers, and others dedicated to saving lives and advancing suicide prevention efforts in Utah. We meet bi-monthly on the second Monday of odd months (January, March, May, July, September, and November) from 1-2:30 p.m. except when otherwise noted. We meet at 195 North 1950 West, Salt Lake City (Room 1020). Coalition meetings are an opportunity to receive training and updated information about suicide prevention in Utah. We also have several workgroups (community awareness, training & education, workplace, faith, and policy)

Requirements to be listed as a resource on the coalition’s website:

  • Must be an active member of the Utah Suicide Prevention Coalition by regularly attending coalition meetings https://utahsuicideprevention.org/about/
  • Follow safe messaging guidelines: http://suicidepreventionmessaging.org/
  • Must operate within best practices for suicide prevention: https://www.sprc.org/keys-success/evidence-based-prevention).
    • If someone wants to submit a program for review, please submit to the Evidence Based work group at DSAMH https://dsamh.utah.gov/services/prevention/implement-an-evidence-based-program
  • Must submit the request below and be approved through USPC leadership
    • If you are added to the website, it does not mean USPC endorses your organization.
    • If you fail to meet these requirements, USPC reserves the right to remove your agency or resource.
    • You may be contacted by a member of the coalition to verify you meet requirements if additional information is needed.
If you meet the above requirements, please fill out the following information. Your request will then be considered by the USPC leadership, and you will be contacted once a decision has been made. Thank you for your interest in partnering with the Utah Suicide Prevention Coalition. 
Request To be listed as a resource

Request USPC Involvement at Your Event

Requirements to have USPC representation at your event (booth or table):

  • Event should follow safe messaging guidelines: http://suicidepreventionmessaging.org/
  • Must submit the request below and be approved through USPC leadership
    • If USPC agrees to attend your event, it does not mean USPC formally endorses your organization.
    • If you fail to meet these requirements, USPC reserve the right to decline participation in your event.
    • You may be contacted by a member of the coalition to verify you meet requirements if additional information is needed.
If you meet the above requirements, please fill out the following information and reply to this email. Your request will then be considered by the USPC leadership, a USPC representative will be selected to attend your event. Request fulfillment is dependent on USPC availability. Thank you for your interest in partnering with the Utah Suicide Prevention Coalition. 
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