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QPR Suicide Prevention Training


QPR Suicide Prevention Training We can all save lives. Our QPR Suicide Prevention course provides practical and proven suicide prevention strategies and is taught in a clear, concise format. The course takes approximately 90 minutes and will be valid for three years from the date of training. Suicide Prevention Training Flyer REGISTER NOW [...]

QPR Suicide Prevention Training2021-01-05T15:22:45-08:00

Free Virtual Workshop for Washington Kinship Caregivers


Join Attorneys Alexandra Gerson, Celeste Miller, and Ana Beltran for a 90-minute workshop on the range of legal relationship options in Washington, and how those options can translate into alternate care plans for the grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other kin children you raise. Check out the flyer for more information: Kinship Caregivers Flyer

Free Virtual Workshop for Washington Kinship Caregivers2020-10-30T12:06:41-07:00



When the North Thurston School District sent out a questionnaire to parents about what subjects they would like to learn, they received 400 responses. But when classes were set up to teach the subjects, just three people showed up. That led Scott Hanauer, Clinical Director at Family Education and Support Services, to look for other ways to communicate the information. He [...]

PODCAST LAUNCHES2020-10-30T15:53:10-07:00

Suicide Prevention Training Offered


The statistics around suicide are staggering. In an average year in Thurston County alone, 40 people end their lives. This year is worse. The number was 48 by August.Youth suicide is of specific concern. A survey reveals that 22 percent of 6th-graders have contemplated suicide, and that number increases by grade level. In the three weeks before mid-October, two young people in [...]

Suicide Prevention Training Offered2020-11-02T15:28:41-08:00

Partners Team Meeting


Parental Stress and Remote Learning Join Partners Team Meeting on Monday, October 26, 2020 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM Topic: Parental Stress and Remote Learning Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/99405278916?pwd=NW1ocGFrcHBBdVpQeUhUdlhpTUpsUT09  Facilitated by: Commissioner John Hutchings Speakers: Dr. Sean Dotson - Superintendent, Tumwater School District Scott Hanauer, MA - Clinical Director, Family Education & Support Services Sponsored By: Thurston Thrives! & Thurston County Partners Action [...]

Partners Team Meeting2020-10-16T11:40:35-07:00
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