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Talk, Listen, Connect Train the Trainer
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Did you know that working aged adults are currently one of the highest risk groups for suicide?

The Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Office of Crisis and Suicide Prevention, has developed a suicide prevention gatekeeper program focused on working aged adults.

This gatekeeper program called, TALK, LISTEN, CONNECT,  provides specific training skills for identifying a co-worker at risk for suicide and teaches specific skills on how to intervene and save a life. For interested departments and agencies a train the trainer program will be offered four times a year at no cost.

TALK, LISTEN, CONNECT is an aspect of the  Be the One Campaign.  

Upcoming Train the Trainer Dates:

January 16, 2020
March 12, 2020
May 14, 2020
June 11, 2020
October 8, 2020

All trainings are from 8:30 AM am cst until 4:00 pm cst. 

For additional information regarding this campaign and the Train the Trainer (T4T)​ , please send inquiries to .