It is critical that employees who are in leadership and supervisory positions understand the impact they have on the rest of the organization. These individuals are influencers within the agency, and as leaders, they are role models to those under their charge. Duty, empowerment, responsibility, ownership, and accountability are important concepts that these individuals must possess and encourage in those they lead in order to successfully implement the agency’s program. This highly interactive training gives participants the opportunity to learn about the underlying causes of suicide, why National Suicide Awareness for Law Enforcement Officers (SAFLEO) Program principles are needed, solutions to barriers to help-seeking, their vital role in the successful implementation of a wellness and suicide prevention program, and how to nurture the program long-term. In addition, participants are given the opportunity to exchange ideas, strategies, and best practices and conclude by creating specific and individualized action plans.
40 to 50 students with 3 instructors
Health & Wellness, Line-of-Duty Death, Safety
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