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ASIST Suicide Intervention


The ASIST workshop is a highly participative two days of training that takes attendees beyond suicide awareness and helps them develop skills in how to recognise and respond to a person at risk, linking them to further help. This training is the Living Works ASIST suicide intervention model, one of the most widely used suicide intervention training programs in the world.

ASIST training can be difficult for some who have lived experience of suicide thoughts or behaviour.  It is not compulsory, but there is opportunity for participants to discuss their experience of suicide (personal or others) and the positive things learned.  This could be upsetting for some participants.  Please consider this before registering for this training.  Those who are concerned about their own or others thoughts of suicide should contact Lifeline on 13 11 14.

Date Wed 04-December-2019
Location Box Hill
Presenter John Forster and Hennie Lanting, St Vincent's Health
Contact Greg Coman on 9231 3186 or
Note This training is conducted over 2 days - 4 and 5 December. It is required that participants attend all of both days. Please do not register unless you are able to do so.
Registrations for this workshop are now closed