Talking About Suicide in General Practice | Black dog Institute

Talking About Suicide in General Practice

  • Duration
  • Program Outline
    The Talking About Suicide in General Practice workshop aims to increase GPs skill and confidence in:
    • recognising presentations where suicide risk is high
    • undertaking a detailed risk assessment
    • management planning using a collaborative, team based approach
  • Accreditation
    6 QI&CPD Points, Category 2
  • Prerequisites
    Pre-disposing activity 
  • Suitable for


  • Topics Covered
    Topic 1 The Suicidal Crisis
    Topic 2 Acute Management 
    Topic 3 After the Attempt 
    Topic 4 Bereaved by Suicide
  • Learning Objectives
    By the completion of this program participants will be able to:
    • undertake a suicide risk assessment effectively
    • develop a collaborative safety plan
    • provide effective management following a suicide attempt

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