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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) - Bellingen

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Cedar Bar & Kitchen

8 Church St

Bellingen, NSW 2454

Australia

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ASIST is the world’s leading suicide intervention workshop. During the two-day interactive session, participants learn to intervene and help prevent the immediate risk of suicide.

Goals and objectives

  • Understand the ways personal and societal attitudes affect views on suicide and interventions
  • Provide guidance and suicide first-aid to a person at risk in ways that meet their individual safety needs
  • Identify the key elements of an effective suicide safety plan and the actions required to implement it
  • Recognise other important aspects of suicide prevention including life-promotion and self-care
  • Help make your community safe from suicide

Workshop features:

  • Presentations and guidance from two LivingWorks registered trainers
  • A scientifically proven intervention model
  • Powerful audiovisual learning aids
  • Group discussions
  • Skills practice and development
  • A balance of challenge and safety

This activity is supported by funding from North Coast Primary Health Network through the Australian Government’s PHN Program.

For more information visit: www.livingworks.com.au

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Cedar Bar & Kitchen

8 Church St

Bellingen, NSW 2454

Australia

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