Responding to Suicide Risk

Enrol Skills Centre Pt Augusta 25 Oct Enrol Skills Centre Berri 30 Nov Expressions Of Interest | Berri and Pt Augusta Skills Centres

Course Overview

Focus area Listen, respond, act
Length Full day
Who is it for? Human services professionals
Key Outcomes Respond effectively

Course Description

Build your knowledge, over a full day, on how to effectively and confidently reach out to intervene in a suicidal crisis.

Learn about the ‘why’ of suicide by understanding contemporary evidence-based models of suicidality. Based on established core competencies that mental health professionals use to assess and manage suicide risk, this training includes:

  • current approaches to suicide prevention
  • warning signs
  • risk assessment
  • management of clients who present with suicidality.

You will find out about effective engagement, how to access useful resources, building resilience, and helping to facilitate protective factors for our communities.

Responding to suicide risk training is suitable for workers in any profession.

Please note: Skills Centre Training (Port Augusta and Berri) is supported by the Department for Education, Government of South Australia, and is free of charge. 

Enrolment Information

Cost Full Fee $185 / Concession $150 | Berri and Port Augusta Skills Centres: Free
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