Course Description

Suicide intervention centres on enabling you to discuss difficult thoughts of suicide in a supportive, non-judgemental way. Learn about the interconnected factors that may lead to suicidal thoughts and how to initiate a suicide intervention.

 

There is an inspiring and empowering message at the core of this training: suicide intervention saves lives.

 

Is this suitable for me?

This is a more advanced course intended for those who already have some mental health awareness training and who feel personally ready to engage with individuals experiencing suicidal thoughts. It is rewarding and empowering.

 

However, some people may find the content distressing and you should consider your own mental wellbeing prior to booking. If you have any concerns, please discuss them with a member of our training team first.

 

What do I get out of it?

  • Understand the suicide continuum
  • Learn how to initiate a conversation about suicidal thoughts
  • Assess the level of risk
  • Dismantle a suicide plan and create a safety plan
  • How to engage further support and professional help

I need help now!