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Suicide Prevention Outreach Intern (3221-709)
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SOS - Signs Of Suicide

Suicide Prevention Outreach Intern

We equip schools, workplaces, colleges, and communities with tools to help them address mental health issues, substance use, and suicide risk. Powered by the behavioral health professionals at Riverside Community Care, our suite of products includes online tools and trainings that provide guidance to those struggling with depression, opioid and substance use, anxiety, trauma, eating disorders, and more.

SOS Signs of Suicide, a universal school-based prevention program, teaches students in grades 6-12 how to identify the signs of depression and suicide in themselves and their peers. Through a video, guided discussion, and brief screening for depression, students are encouraged to ACT (Acknowledge,Care,Tell) when worried about themselves or a friend.

The tasks expected of the intern will include but are not limited to:

* Managing the LinkedIn program support group
* Assist in marketing the SOS program
* Assist in general administrative duties
* Research suicide prevention legislation nationwide

Required Skills

* Excellent writing skills
* Highly organized and detail oriented
* Ability to take initiative in projects
* Ability work independently and collaboratively
* Ability to think creatively and engage schools/organizations

Required Experience

* Currently enrolled in a degree program
* Please note that this is an unpaid internship with the ability to be 100% remote*