NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE: 1-800-273-8255
What Is Soul Shop?
Soul Shop is a one-day educational event designed to provide training and support to churches (and other individuals and groups) for preventing suicide and creating a safe, healing environment for desperate people to be heard and helped. Hundreds of people across the nation have participated in Soul Shop training.
At Samaritan, our Soul Shop presenters are licensed therapists who have been trained in nationally acclaimed suicide prevention programs, including ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) as well as the Soul Shop program.
Soul Shop consists of a morning and an afternoon sessionincluding lunch and breaksand is affordable at a nominal fee (usually $40-$50 per person).
Morning Session: 9-Noon
Afternoon Session: 1-3pm
Who Can Benefit from Soul Shop?
Interested in Soul Shop Training?
You can host a Soul Shop event in your community or church. Contact Samaritan at 412-741-7430.
Soul Shop was developed by Russ Crabtree, aka Fe Anam Avis, who had journeyed through suicidal desperation during a dark time in his life. READ MORE.