safeTALK

When:
January 17, 2019 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm UTC Timezone
2019-01-17T13:30:00+00:00
2019-01-17T16:30:00+00:00
Where:
Lynebank Hospital
Halbeath Rd
Dunfermline KY11 4UW
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kelly Higgins
01592 226561

Aim:

To enable participants to recognise and engage people who might be having thoughts of suicide and to connect them with community resources trained in suicide intervention.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • Awareness that people at risk of suicide are often not given help due to cultural myths and misinformation
  • The ability to recognise when a person might be having thoughts of suicide
  • The skills to be able to engage that person in direct and open talk about suicide
  • The ability to move quickly to connect them with someone trained in suicide intervention who can review the risk and develop a plan to reduce the risk of harm or death.

Who should attend?

safeTALK is designed to be an introductory course for anyone interested in learning to be suicide aware.

Click here to apply online