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
  • 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:

State City Date Time Fee Book Now
NSW Randwick 27 Jul 2019 09 AM - 05 PM $360.00 No More Seats Available
NSW Tweed Heads South 14 Aug 2019 09 AM - 05 PM $50.00 This program has been kindly subsidised by the NC PHN as part of the Tweed Byron Suicide Prevention Initiative. Available only to practitioners working in the Tweed and Byron shires
Register and Pay Online 
NSW Murwillumbah 14 Sep 2019 09 AM - 05 PM $50.00 This program has been kindly subsidised by the NC PHN as part of the Tweed Byron Suicide Prevention Initiative. Available only to practitioners working in the Tweed and Byron shires
Register and Pay Online 
NSW Murwillumbah 19 Oct 2019 09 AM - 05 PM $50.00 This program has been kindly subsidised by the NC PHN as part of the Tweed Byron Suicide Prevention Initiative. Available only to practitioners working in the Tweed and Byron shires
Register and Pay Online 
NSW Goonellabah 02 Nov 2019 09 AM - 05 PM $50.00 Kindly supported by the Lismore Suicide Prevention Collaborative (a North Coast PHN initiative). This program is for people who live or work in the Lismore LGA
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QLD Brisbane 19 Oct 2019 09 AM - 05 PM $360.00 Register and Pay Online 

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