Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training© or ASIST© 

ASIST is an intensive suicide intervention skills training ideal for people working in the fields of child welfare, community justice, domestic violence, healthcare, and other sectors of the social service system. ASIST offers in-depth training on how to assess an individual’s risk for suicide or self harm and effectively develop a safety plan.  

This training is also available in Spanish.

Trainings are scheduled throughout the year for Multnomah County staff and partners.  Email: with questions or to sign up for trainings.