Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

When 13 December at 8:45am to Friday 14 December at 4:30pm, 2018
Provided by Community Links
Description To teach Suicide First Aid skills to raise confidence and knowledge and to familiarise participants with the most widely used suicide intervention model in the world. Recognised by the Department of Health, ASIST is fast becoming an essential tool for all community caregivers. This is a two day course that aims to break down stereotypes and misinformation about suicide and gives participants an evidence-based approach to those at risk. Participants will have a chance to analyse their own views about suicide, they will be introduced to the intervention model and given opportunities to observe and practise skills in effective suicide intervention.
Venue CL Training Centre
Leeds LS8
Learning outcomes At the end of the course participants will be able to: • Recognise invitations for help • Reach out and offer support • Review the risk of suicide • Apply a suicide intervention model • Link people with community resources
Suitable for Suitable for anyone who wishes to learn how to carry out suicide interventions. Not suitable for anyone who has been recently bereaved by suicide.
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Cost £195 per delegate (bursaries spaces are available)