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Live Virtual Workshops

  • We offer online, interactive workshops
  • Our workshop leaders are experienced facilitators and have many years of direct work with mental health, addiction, and crisis intervention
  • Interactive, engaging, and practical workshops
  • Workshops designed to fit the needs of your organization
  • Outreach presentations to learn more about Gerstein Crisis Centre’s services also available

Please contact us and we’ll be happy to discuss the training needs of your organization.


Suicide Prevention Workshop

(Virtual live interactive workshop.)

This is an online, interactive suicide prevention workshop that is designed to respond to the foundational learning needs of service providers.  

This workshop is comprised of 4 learning modules that are delivered over a 2 day period. 

The workshop aims to:  

  • Dispel some of the myths around suicide.  
  • Explore participants’ personal beliefs regarding suicide. 
  • Enhance participants’ knowledge, self-awareness and skills to recognize when an individual may be having thoughts of suicide.  
  • Enhance participants’ understanding and knowledge of practical suicide prevention techniques.  
  • Enable participants to confidently make appropriate and timely interventions if they think someone is having thoughts of suicide

If your budget for educational services is limited, we can negotiate a sliding scale for the Suicide Prevention workshop.

Fee: $1,800 for max. 20 participants

Crisis Intervention Workshop

(Virtual live interactive workshop.)

This 1 day workshop focuses on the preventative and intervention of a mental health crisis. It informs participants on how to recognize warning signs and use verbal non-verbal techniques in order to de-escalate a crisis. It is interactive and presented in a facilitative style with opportunities to apply new learning to situations specific to the environment in which the participants work.

If your budget for educational services is limited, we can negotiate a sliding scale for the Crisis Intervention workshop.

Fee: $600


Mental Health Workshop

(Virtual live interactive workshop.)

The Mental Health workshop runs for 3-hours and aims to increase the awareness of signs and symptoms of Mental Health challenges. It increases confidence in helping individuals experiencing mental health challenges.

If your budget for educational services is limited, we can negotiate a sliding scale for the Mental Health workshop.

Fee: $400


In Person Workshops

Due to COVID-19, we are not currently running these in-person groups.

safeTALK

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

ASIST II TuneUp

Call or email for more information.

Nicki Casseres
ncasseres@gersteincentre.org
(416) 929-0149 x232