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. It also 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 Accredited Activity CPD points (RACGP)
    • 4 Performance review, 4 Educational Activity PRPD (ACRRM) 
    • Mental Health CPD (GPMHSC)
    • 1 MOPS point
    • 6 hours CPD (Psychologists)
     
    This workshop is eligible for one day of funding under the Emergency Medicine component of the Rural Procedural Grants Program (GPs)
  • Prerequisites
    Completion of predisposing activity
  • Suitable for

    GP Registrars;GPs;Multi-disciplinary;Psychologists;Social Workers;Other mental health professionals

  • 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

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NSW 8 Church St Bellingen NSW Saturday, May 16, 2020 09 AM-05 PM $ 50.00 Course is already expired. 
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