Connect postvention protocols and trainings


Type:  Training
Author:  Connect
Publisher:  National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) – New Hampshire

Connect, a program of NAMI New Hampshire, provides protocols, training, and consultation for general audiences with versions tailored for specific audiences, including first responders, mental health providers, funeral directors, faith leaders, police officers and other provider groups. Connect will also work with a tribal organization to customize the training. In addition, Connect fosters relationship and community building and the exchange of resources among participants. The six-hour training includes activities, interactive case scenarios, discussion, PowerPoint, and printed materials. A three-day Train-the-Trainer is also available.

Populations:  Attempt Survivors and Other People with Lived Experience, Survivors of Suicide Loss
Planning and Implementing:  Safe/Effective Messaging, News and Entertainment Media, Education and Training
Strategies:  Postvention