Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training - ASIST Awareness
Due to financial pressures we are sorry to inform you that we are unable to provide tea and coffee at the training events during 2019-2020, we advise that you take drinks and a packed lunch with you to events.
- 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.
|7th and 8th November 2019||Brecon Castle Hotel||9.00am - 5.00pm|
|16th and 17th January 2020||NPTC Newtown||9.00am - 5.00pm|
|6th and 7th February 2020||MRC Llandrindod Wells||9.00am - 5.00pm|
There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given