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Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention

Sat 12th August @ 8:30 am

In collaboration with Black Dog, SNPHN invites GPs and psychologists, mental health-trained social workers, mental health-trained nurses and mental health-trained OTs, who are registered with PCCS’s “Psychological Access +”, to “Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention”. Increase your 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 managing the full spectrum of suicide risk presentations including the acute suicidal crisis, care after a suicide attempt and assisting families experiencing suicide bereavement.

Date: Saturday 12 August, 2017

Time: 8:30am for 9:00 – 5:00pm (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea included)

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DATE:
Sat 12th August


TIME:
8:30 am - 5:00 pm


VENUE:
Dee Why RSL
932 Pittwater Road, Dee Why
Sydney NSW 2099
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RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 40 category 1 points under the 2017-2019 RACGP QI&CPD Program, activity number 81121

SPEAKERS:

Black Dog’s GP Facilitators

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs and psychologists, mental health-trained social workers, mental health-trained nurses and mental health-trained OTs, who are registered with PCCS’s “Psychological Access +”

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • 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
COST:
There is no cost for GPs, psychologists, or AHPs within the SNPHN region

RSVP BY:
Sat 5th August 2017

ENQUIRIES:

Judy or Cathy, Education Team – 9432 8250 or events@snhn.org.au.

Who's Attending

25 people are attending Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED