Safety/Emotionally Disturbed Persons Training

Safety/Emotionally Disturbed Person (EDP) Training

In this 1-3 hour class, Eric offers insight to those who work with, or may encounter, individuals who may be in acute mental health crisis or are emotionally disturbed within their community. Topics covered include: 

  • Safety awareness, including verbal and behavioral cues and observations

  • What communication skills are best for working with someone in mental health crisis

  • Assessing a situation for risk

  • Suicide and High Risk Intervention 

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If you or someone you care about is thinking about suicide, please call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)