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.
Thursday 27th and Friday 28th February – Full
Thursday 30th April and Friday 1st May – Full
Thursday 18th and Friday 19th June
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