“Gatekeepers” to be trained for suicide prevention in Bhutan

Coinciding with the World Suicide Prevention Day, Bhutan's COVID-19 mental health and psychosocial response team launched an online training of suicide prevention for gatekeepers who interact daily with other people in the community

Chhimi Dema Sep 11, 2020
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Coinciding with the World Suicide Prevention Day, Bhutan's COVID-19 mental health and psychosocial response team launched an online training of suicide prevention for gatekeepers who interact daily with other people in the community.

Dr Chencho Dorji, psychiatrist leading the response team, said that the gatekeepers were individuals who help save lives.

The training is expected to end on October 10, which is observed as the World Mental Health Day. Interested individuals can register for the training online.

https://kuenselonline.com/gatekeepers-to-be-trained-for-suicide-prevention/