LiFE OF HOPE believes that when you know better, you can do better. Our education programs are designed to empower you! For those who desire a greater understanding suicide ideation and the many paths available for healthy recovery, YOU CAN SAVE-A-LiFE.

QPR certification QPR (Question. Persuade. Refer.) CERTIFICATION

Just as CPR training provides people with life-saving knowledge, QPR certification helps you learn the LiFE-saving skills to respond to a potential or existing suicidal crisis. This training includes a thorough understanding of how to identify known suicide behaviors and risk factors. Then, you are taught specific steps on how to respond for a LiFE-Saving intervention and successful referral.


QPR training is available at no cost to Washington County residents. All are welcome to register for an open-enrollment session, held monthly at the LiFE OF HOPE office. CLICK HERE, to schedule your QPR certification session. Additionally, we bring QPR classes to local businesses and organizations, call LiFE OF HOPE at (262) 429-1556 to learn more.

community education Forums

These LiFE OF HOPE events are designed to share a relatable message of how the topic of suicide affects our community through personal experience and professional insight. With this, an emphasis is placed on the importance of mental wellness and positive coping skills to ensure personal safety and enjoyment of LiFE.

Community Education Forums are intended to enhance understanding and keep the topic of suicide attempt aversion and loss prevention a top priority long into the future.

Past Community Education Forums have featured CW4 Clifford Bauman, Kevin Hines, Josh Rivedal, and Dr. Thomas Joiner.

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