David Galvan, who trains people of faith to minister to those impacted by suicidal desperation, joins the show to share Christ’s heart for those in despair and what we can do to help.
David has been teaching, training, and facilitating conversations with students and adults about whole-person health since 2010. During that time, David has personally spoken to close to 30,000 students along the front range of Colorado and across the country. His vast amount of experience with students, informed him as he co-produced two evidence-informed presentations that focus on healthy relationships and the issue of teen mental health awareness and suicide prevention. He is an engaging and dynamic speaker, who has spoken to a variety of communities through countless workshops & seminars. David is a certified trainer in Adverse Childhood Experiences which focuses on trauma informed care. He is also a trainer of QPR (Question. Persuade. Refer), Youth & Teen Mental Health First Aid where he has trained over a 1000 individuals and more recently became a trainer and youth & young adult Director/Trainer with Soul Shop, a faith based initiative that equips faith leaders to minister to those that have been impacted by suicide. David is dedicated to the mission that every person should have access to help, healing and hope.