The Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (TTAC) will host a webinar on Suicide Prevention and Intervention for Victim Advocates: The EDC H.O.P.E. Curriculum. The webinar will provide an overview of the importance of suicide prevention activities within victim services and introduce the EDC H.O.P.E. handbook as an important resource for advocates, including a guide designed specifically for those working in tribal communities.
The webinar will also offer the following:
- Tools to prepare crime victim advocates to identify victims who are exhibiting symptoms of suicidality;
- Provide a brief intervention and referral to clinical mental health services; and
- Provide ongoing support to victims.