Events

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Crisis Preparation & Recovery, 1400 E. Southern, Suite 735, Tempe

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide.  This is a 2-day event (July 20 & 21). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

City of Phoenix Landlord/Tenant Workshop

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Devonshire Senior Center, 2802 E. Devonshire Ave., Phoenix

Topics covered include evictions, repairs, security and more. For information, call 602-256-3130.

Lunch & Learn with S.E.E.K. Arizona

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: SEEK Arizona Training Annex, 4700 E. Thomas Rd., #103, Phoenix

Looking to learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis? Bring your lunch and join S.E.E.K. Arizona for a lunch and learn seminar. Learn up-to-date research, role play and leave with hard copies of journal articles. This seminar is great for registered behavior technicians, habilitation providers and those serving individuals with behavioral health needs. July's meeting will focus on Verbal Behavior. For more information, visit S.E.E.K.'s website.

Empact Survivors of Suicide - West Valley

Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: Empact Glendale Office, 4425 W. Olive, Ste. 194, Glendale

These are groups for family members and friends who have experienced the loss of a loved one to suicide. While we focus on the grief and coping relating to losing a loved one, this is not a recovery group for those who have attempted suicide themselves. There is no fee, but donations are welcomed. The groups do not provide a “quick fix” for grief. Grief is something that each individual has to work through. The group provides a safe place for survivors. For more information, visit the Empact website.

Empact Survivors of Suicide - Phoenix/Scottsdale

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: Prince of Peace Church, 3641 N. 56th St., Room 11 or 12, Phoenix

These are groups for family members and friends who have experienced the loss of a loved one to suicide. While we focus on the grief and coping relating to losing a loved one, this is not a recovery group for those who have attempted suicide themselves. There is no fee, but donations are welcomed. The groups do not provide a “quick fix” for grief. Grief is something that each individual has to work through. The group provides a safe place for survivors. For more information, visit the Empact website.

Empact Survivors of Suicide - East Mesa

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Red Mountain Multigenerational Center, 7550 E. Adobe Rd., Mesa

These are groups for family members and friends who have experienced the loss of a loved one to suicide. While we focus on the grief and coping relating to losing a loved one, this is not a recovery group for those who have attempted suicide themselves. There is no fee, but donations are welcomed. The groups do not provide a “quick fix” for grief. Grief is something that each individual has to work through. The group provides a safe place for survivors. For more information, visit the Empact website.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Touchstone Health Services, 15648 N. 35th Ave., Phoenix

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide.  This is a 2-day event (August 7 & 8). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

Mental Health Awareness Coalition Bowling Event

Time: 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Location: Let It Roll Bowling, 8925 N. 12th St., Phoenix

$20 per person; includes pizza, popcorn, soda and unlimited bowling for three hours. For questions, contact clint.mauldin@cheeers.org. To register, visit the registration website.

Lunch & Learn with S.E.E.K. Arizona

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: SEEK Arizona Training Annex, 4700 E. Thomas Rd., #103, Phoenix

Looking to learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis? Bring your lunch and join S.E.E.K. Arizona for a lunch and learn seminar. Learn up-to-date research, role play and leave with hard copies of journal articles. This seminar is great for registered behavior technicians, habilitation providers and those serving individuals with behavioral health needs. August's meeting will focus on Punishment. For more information, visit S.E.E.K.'s website.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Laveen Education Center, 5001 W. Dobbins Rd., Laveen

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide.  This is a 2-day event (August 22 & 23). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: MIKID, 7816 N 19th Avenue, Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training **TWO-DAY TRAINING**

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Marc Community Resources, 924 N. Country Club Dr., Mesa

Got a community event you'd like us to include in our listing? Just email the details and/or flyer to alonzom@mercymaricopa.org. Get them to us early.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Crisis Preparation and Recovery, 1400 E. Southern Ave., Ste. 735, Tempe

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Lunch & Learn with S.E.E.K. Arizona

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: SEEK Arizona Training Annex, 4700 E. Thomas Rd., #103, Phoenix

Looking to learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis? Bring your lunch and join S.E.E.K. Arizona for a lunch and learn seminar. Learn up-to-date research, role play and leave with hard copies of journal articles. This seminar is great for registered behavior technicians, habilitation providers and those serving individuals with behavioral health needs. September's meeting will focus on Assisting with FBAs. For more information, visit S.E.E.K.'s website.

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Native Health, 4041 N. Central Ave., Bldg. C, Phoenix

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide. This is a 2-day event (October 9 & 10). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Southwest Behavioral & Health Services, 3450 N. 3rd St., Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Arizona Health Equity Conference

Time: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Glendale Civic Center, 5750 W. Glenn Dr., Glendale

Understand current health equity research, outreach and policies taking place in Arizona. Connect with partners who are working in the field of health equity. Local and nationally recognized speakers, networking and breakout tracks. For more information, visit the conference website.

safeTalk

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Surprise Fire and Medical Department, 14250 W. Statler Plaza, Ste. 101, Surprise

Join Surprise public safety officials for safeTALK, a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper.

Lunch & Learn with S.E.E.K. Arizona

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: SEEK Arizona Training Annex, 4700 E. Thomas Rd., #103, Phoenix

Looking to learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis? Bring your lunch and join S.E.E.K. Arizona for a lunch and learn seminar. Learn up-to-date research, role play and leave with hard copies of journal articles. This seminar is great for registered behavior technicians, habilitation providers and those serving individuals with behavioral health needs. October's meeting will focus on Behavior-change Systems. For more information, visit S.E.E.K.'s website.

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Chrysalis (location confidential-to be confirmed at registration)

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide. This is a 2-day event (November 6 & 7). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Childhelp, 2120 N. Central Ave., Ste. 130, Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

safeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Oasis, 2190 N. Grace Blvd., Chandler

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Childhelp, 2120 N. Central Ave., Ste. 130, Phoenix

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide. This is a 2-day event (December 7 & 8). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Southwest Human Development, 4041 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.