Event Detail-32021-01-08T14:29:36-05:00
Seminar Title

Online- The Truths and Myths About Suicide Response and Intervention

Dates of Events

02/17/2021 through 02/17/2021

Last Updated: 12/23/2020
Instructor(s): Mark Lowther
Course Registration Fee: $99
Instructor Bio
INSTRUCTOR

Mark Lowther served in the US Marine Corps and has 30 years in public safety. Eight years in corrections as a line officer and supervisor and 22 years in law enforcement operations as an officer and supervisor.
Mark has served as a SWAT hostage negotiator for a major portion of his career. Mark served two Metro SWAT teams as a negotiator from tech to hostage negotiation team leader.
Mark has extensive background and training in suicide intervention, verbal de-escalation, and mental illness. Mark has trained law enforcement locally and nationally on interaction with suicidal individuals and the mentally ill. Mark was named as the Utah Tactical Officers Association 2012 Crisis Negotiator of the year.
Mark has been to Ukraine four times to train civilians, police, military, and intelligence personnel in the areas of Hostage Negoti-ations and Crisis Intervention.
Lt. Lowther has worked in corrections, patrol, detectives, vice/gangs, motors, warrants, and court security. Lt. Lowther served as part of the Public Safety Law Enforcement Unit in the 2002 Salt Lake Winter Olympics.
Course Objectives
Course Overview:
Date: February 17, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Eastern
Understanding and recognizing suicide trends in the United States.
Law Enforcement, Dispatch, EMS, and Fire personnel.
Topics:
· Suicide by Cop. (Officer Assisted Suicide)
· Identify risk factors associated with.
· Identify four risk indicators for gaging the immediacy of suicidal intent.
· Apply effective intervention techniques for the actively suicidal person.
· Law Enforcement, Dispatch, EMS, and Fire personnel.

PLEASE NOTE:
You will receive an E-mail 3 days prior to the event that will include a link to join the training. Your registration for this online training will give you access to the live session, as well as 30 days of access to the recorded version of the training once the live session has ended.
Group Viewing Encouraged: Multiple attendees can view the training from one single location and each attendee can receive a certificate.

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