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.
All training is on hold at the moment due to Covid-19 pandemic
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.
To attend this training you must register for a place.
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