Suicide Prevention Training

Question, Persuade, and Refer — 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide.

Many of us have been affected by suicide and it remains one of the leading causes of death for adults in the United States.  Life & Work Connections has partnered with Campus Health Service to offer free Question, Persuade, and Refer (QPR) Suicide Prevention classes to the UArizona community. 

QPR Gatekeeper Training

In this training participants will learn to:

  • Recognize the warning signs of suicide

  • Know how to offer hope

  • Know how to get help and save a life

Trainings can be brought to your department or classroom and be customized between 90 minutes and 120 minutes in length.

Get Your Team Trained!


If you have questions or would like to set up a training, contact Chad Myler or call 520-626-4760 or Christi Castillo or call 520-621-4251. 


If you are in crisis, or someone you know is in crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741.


Need Support?

If you are an employee who has helped someone with suicidal thoughts, contact Life & Work Connections (520-621-2493) for assistance with your self-care and next steps.


If you need immediate help, call 911.

If you are thinking about suicide or are concerned about someone else,

contact the National Suicide Prevention Line. Call 1-800-273-8255 or Begin Chat

State of Arizona Crisis Lines:

Pima County

Cenpatico NurseWise Crisis Line

call 520-622-6000 or 1-866-495-6735

Maricopa County

Crisis Response Network

call 1-800-631-1314

Northern Arizona

Crisis Response Network

call 1-877-756-4090

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