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May is “Mind Your Mind Month”

| May 1, 2015
May is “Mind Your Mind Month”

May is Lane County’s “Mind Your Mind Month.” Join other Lane County schools, businesses, organizations, faith communities and neighborhoods to celebrate Mind Your Mind Month because mental wellness matters!  For details, go to www.mindyourmindproject.org Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings Mental Health First Aid (MHFA): Eight-hour training to help the public identify, understand and respond […]

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Means Restriction/Firearm Safety

| March 17, 2015
Means Restriction/Firearm Safety

Restricting access to lethal/harmful means of self-harm is an important strategy for preventing suicide and injury. If you’re concerned about a friend or loved one, here are some initial steps you can take to keep them safe: Call one of these crisis lines to get advice and support: 911: Imminent danger to self or others […]

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Suicide Prevention App for Providers

| March 12, 2015
Suicide Prevention App for Providers

SuicideSafe–a new FREE app for behavioral health and primary care providers to help in applying suicide prevention strategies into their practices. http://store.samhsa.gov/apps/suicidesafe/index.html  

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QPR for Suicide Prevention

| March 4, 2015
QPR for Suicide Prevention

QPR for Suicide Prevention training, May 5, 2015, 5-7pm.  Learn the facts, warning signs and how to respond.  FREE, however, registration is required and space is limited.  For more information and to register, click here

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Means Restriction Placeholder

| February 24, 2015

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Help a friend

| March 7, 2014
Help a friend

Friends can make all the difference. Learn the signs of depression and suicide. Warning signs of depression & suicide may include: Prolonged mood & behavior changes Feeling hopeless or no sense of purpose Withdrawing from friends, family Reckless behavior Change in appetite or sleep patterns Anger/irritability Anxiety/agitation Talking or writing about death, suicide Seeking access to […]

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Prevención del suicidio en el condado de Lane, Oregon

| August 23, 2013

Senales del suicidio: Una persona que ha amenazado o hablado sobre hacerse daño o matarse; Una persona que ha buscado maneras de hacerse daño con armas de fuego, sobre medicándose, o de alguna otra manera; Una persona que habla sobre la muerte y/o habla de morir cuando ese tipo de tema no es normal en esa persona; Sentirse desesperado o sentirse sin esperanza; Sentir […]

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Materiales y Enlaces/Ligas

| August 23, 2013
Materiales y Enlaces/Ligas

Enlaces/ligas en español en cuanto al suicidio: Prevención del Suicidio Juvenil [Oregon Youth Suicide Prevention Program] Red Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio Materiales en español en cuanto al suicidio: Folletos Signos de advertencia (de suicidology.org) Si está pensando en suicidarse (de suicidology.org) Entendiendo y ayudando al individuo suicidal (de suicidology.org) Hechos sobre suicidio y depresión […]

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UO’s “100 Reasons to Stay”

| August 23, 2013

Sponsored by the University of Oregon Counseling and Testing Center. If you are thinking of suicide, call 1-800-SUICIDE. UO students call the Counseling & Testing Center at 541-346-3227. Credit for the original “100 Reasons to Stay” video goes to Quinnipac University students, Michelle Brandow and Lauren Taylor. Support from the UO Suicide Awareness Class, UO […]

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Entrenemiento

| August 23, 2013

Para entrenamientos en español en el Condado de Lane, Oregon Contacto: Julie Hynes Lane County Public Health 151 W. 7th Ave, Room 410 | Eugene, OR 97401 541.682.3928 [email protected]

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