Adapting QPR Training to Incorporate Refugee Experiences

January 31, 2012

This educational webinar will provide QPR trainers with background information on the refugee migration process and resettlement in the U.S.  The webinar also includes a Train-the-Trainer session on facilitating an adapted QPR classroom presentation designed for refugee gatekeepers.

Presenter:

Samantha A. Stewart, M.D.
Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture

Webinar Resources

  • Slides – PDF [1,296 KB]
  • Transcript –  PDF [101 KB]

Additional Resources

QPR Institute
The QPR Institute offers comprehensive suicide prevention training programs, and educational and clinical materials for the general public, professionals, and institutions.

QPR Instructor Resources
Certified QPR Gatekeeper Instructors can access resources through this portal.

U.S. Department of State, Refugee Processing Center 
Admissions & Arrivals Reports
Data on the number of refugees resettled in the U.S. in recent years, their nationalities, languages, and areas of resettlement upon arrival.   These data tables show the cities that have large resettlement communities and the distribution of various refugee groups across the country.