Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention | Black dog Institute

Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention

  • Duration
    6-hours Plus morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Program Outline
    This workshop aims to increase health professionals’ skill and confidence in taking a detailed suicide history and developing a collaborative management plan to increase the safety of people planning suicide. The workshop provides practical tools for health professionals managing the full spectrum of suicide risk presentations including the acute suicidal crisis, care after a suicide attempt and assisting families experiencing suicide bereavement.
  • Accreditation
    • 40 RACGP QI&CPD Category 1
    • Mental Health CPD (GPMHSC)
    • 30 ACRRM PRPD
    • 6 hours CPD (Psychologists)​
    • 6 hours CPD for nurses as endorsed by the Aust. College of Nursing

    GP accreditation for this workshop in the 2020-23 triennium is pending approval with the RACGP and ACRRM
  • Prerequisites
    Completion of predisposing activity
  • Suitable for

    GP Registrars;GPs;Psychologists;Social Workers

  • Topics Covered
    Topic 1 – Suicide and Stigma
    Topic 2 – The Suicidal Crisis
    Topic 3 – Acute Management
    Topic 4 – After the attempt
    Topic 5 – Bereaved by Suicide
  • Learning Objectives
    • Undertake a suicide risk assessment effectively
    • Develop a collaborative safety plan
    • Implement a team approach to treatment planning
    • Provide effective management following a suicide attempt
    • Respond to the needs of people bereaved by suicide

Choose your location and book this course online:

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QLD CNR QUAY &, Tantitha St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670 Bundaberg QLD 4670 Saturday, February 29, 2020 09 AM-05 PM FREE Register and pay online 

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