Suicidal Clients - When (and How) to Press the Panic Button

$250 Limited GST free
Suicidal Clients - When (and How) to Press the Panic Button

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>You don’t need to be afraid of working with suicidal clients. </p><p>Helping suicidal clients is important work

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You don’t need to be afraid of working with suicidal clients.

Helping suicidal clients is important work and as helping professionals we have a duty of care to assess and intervene effectively when our clients are suicidal.

This course will provide everything you need to be able to properly assess risk, choose and implement the most appropriate interventions for managing suicidal risk of harm.

Participants will also debunk common myths about suicide and learn how to have conversations with clients about suicide before a crisis arises.

Working with suicide is never easy but you can develop the skills to be able to do this work effectively and with confidence.

Participants will:

  • Examine attitudes to suicide
  • Critique common myths relating to suicide
  • Understand obligations relating to suicide responses in the helping professions
  • Assess risk relating to suicide accurately
  • Choose and implement the most effective suicide intervention strategies
  • Practice conversations with clients about suicide before a crisis emerges

Who should attend?

Anyone working with suicidal clients