Presentations & Trainings

Office of the Dean of Students Overview

This thirty minute presentation allows students, faculty and staff an opportunity to interact with a staff member to ask questions and learn about services available at the Office of the Dean of Students- Student Support Services. Topics discussed include information on the absence policy, emergency loans and the withdrawal procedure. Please email to set-up this presentation. 

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

This one hour and forty-five minute training helps Purdue community members learn to recognize the warning signs for suicide and assist those in need.  Upon completing QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Gatekeeper training, each participant will be trained as a gatekeeper and receive a certificate. Learn more about QPR from the QPR Institute.

Request a QPR session for a campus office or organization

Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid is a program designed to help community members identify, understand and respond to mental illness while also increasing awareness of available resources.  MHFA is an eight-hour training designed to give participants the skills to help someone who is developing a mental health concern or experiencing a mental health crisis.  The course uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to recognize & respond to the warning signs and symptoms of a mental illness or emotional crisis.  

Additional information regarding MHFA training and registration can be found here