Our intersecting identities have a major impact our mental health, learning, and the classroom environment. Suicide touches us all regardless of ability, age, gender identity race, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, and much more. By acknowledging the impact that our identities have on our mental health, we are able to open lines of communication and decrease the fear and stigma of asking for help. This training focuses on enhancing our knowledge, awareness, and skills concerning college student suicide. It will enable participants to demonstrate kindness and empathy towards others, helping them to respond caringly and effectively to those experiencing a wide range of emotional crises. Open to all Rutgers Members. Addresses Competency 1.