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Webinar: Agricultural Community QPR for Farmers and Farm Families
Wednesday, December 09, 2020, 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM CST
Category: Webinars

QPR training teaches lay people and professionals to recognize and respond to mental health crises using the approach of Question, Persuade and Refer.

Objectives: In this 1.5-hour QPR training, we will provide.....

  • Information on the unique challenges farmers face that can lead to stress, depression and suicide.
  • Examples implementing each QPR component with someone at risk for suicide.
  • Information on how to help someone at risk of suicide. Participants must be 18 years of age or older. Registration spots are limited, so register early to save your seat!

Presenters:

  • Dr. Joan Mazur, Deputy Director of the Southeast Center for Agricultural Health and Injury Prevention, Professor Emerita of Instructional Systems Design at University of Kentucky
  • Dr. Cheryl Witt, Assistant Professor of Nursing at University of Louisville
  • Dr. Susan Jones, retired nursing faculty at Western Kentucky University
  • Dr. Kim Link Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at Western Kentucky University
  • Dr. Kristie Guffey, Assistant Professor in Agricultural Science, Graduate Program Coordinator at Murray State University
  • Carolyn Oldham Doctoral Candidate, Research Coordinator for the Southern Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network at the University of Kentucky
  • Catherine Malin, Director of the South Central KY Area Health Education Center

 

Register here

Contact: Stacey Jenkins - [email protected]