Community Based Training in Youth Suicide Prevention: Strategies for Implementation and Evaluation
Bidwell K~~Petrie C~~Johnstone E
Practical strategies for developing, implementing & evaluating training programs in community youth suicide prevention were presented. An overview of core content areas was provided & factors which have enhanced training outcomes were identified. Strategies specifically developed for evaluating the training programs were discussed in conjunction with some preliminary evaluation results. Attendees were able to examine a community development process for creating & maintaining a trainer network.