QPR Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention

According to the Centers for Disease Control, suicide rates are up 30% since 1999. Suicide prevention specialist Sarah Gaer is the co-chair of the Pioneer Valley Coalition for Suicide Prevention and works at the Riverside Trauma Center. Gaer recently held a workshop focused on suicide prevention and QPR Gatekeeper training. She joined Carolee McGrath to explain the QPR—which stands for question, persuade, and refer—method.