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Alternatives to Suicide Peer Group Facilitators

Become a Trained Peer Group Facilitator

Group facilitator training is a 3-day in person experience held at the Mental Health America of Indiana Stanley W. DeKemper Training Institute. Training is conducted by the creator of Alternatives to Suicide Groups, Caroline Mazel-Carlton. This training will teach the framework and guiding principles to provide a safe, inclusive, healing space. Trainings are offered 1-2 times annually through the Training Institute. Please see the current training calendar to find an upcoming Alternatives to Suicide peer group facilitator training.


Alternatives to Suicide Monthly National Networking Call

Group facilitators can be a part of a monthly national networking call to share, learn and connect with others who run Alternatives to Suicide Groups across the country. Please visit for more information.

IAPRSS Statewide Monthly Networking Call

Indiana Alternatives to Suicide peer group facilitators can connect on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. EST. This will be a time for facilitators to share various aspects of running an Alternatives to Suicide support group in their community.

Alt2Su Facilitators Meeting

Time: This is a recurring meeting 3rd Thursday of each month 12-1pm

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Meeting ID: 875 4958 5333
Passcode: 667194