Applied Suicide Intervention (ASIST) training (2 days)
1st & 2nd March
Venue: Media Resource Centre Llandrindod Wells.
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
ASIST aims to improve the methods used by all health, social care and emergency services professionals to support people at risk of suicide.
Recognise that caregivers and persons at risk are affected by personal and societal attitudes about suicide.
Discuss suicide in a direct manner with someone at risk.
Key Learning Outcomes
Identify risk alerts and develop related safeplans.
Demonstrate the skills required to intervene with a person at risk of suicide.
List the types of resources available to a person at risk, including him or herself.
Recognise that suicide prevention is broader than suicide first-aid and includes life promotion and self-care for caregivers.
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