University of Maryland, Baltimore Program
QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. This QRP – Suicide Prevention Training will be facilitated by Amy Greensfelder, Executive Director of the Pro Bono Counseling Project and certified QRP trainer. The first hour of the program educates participants about the warning signs, current statistics by demographics, and stigmas from various cultural perspectives regarding suicide, getting help, and approaching people about suicide. The last 30 minutes is an optional practice session.