The emphasis on the two-day ASIST workshop is on suicide first aid, on helping a person at risk to stay safe and seek further help. Attendance at the full two days is essential.
Learn how to:
- Recognise invitations or signs for help
- Reach out and offer support
- Review the risk of suicide
- Apply a suicide intervention model
- Link people with community resources
This workshop is certified by Livingworks in Canada http://www.livingworks.net and is supported by the North Inner City Drugs Task Force and the National Office for Suicide Prevention.
ASIST is a 2 day training – 9am to 5pm both days.
February 8th and 9th 2018
April 5th and 6th 2018
June 14th and 15th 2018
August 23rd and 24th 2018
October 4th and 5th 2018
December 6th and 7th 2018
This training is open to projects, agencies and the local community. This training is provided for those who live and/or work north of the Liffey.
Apply for a place on this training by filling in and returning our ASIST application form.
This training is funded through the HSE’s National Office for Suicide Prevention as part of Connecting for Life, Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide 2015-2020