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Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention

Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention
Date & Time:
13 March 2021, 9.00am - 5.00pm (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided)
GP Registrars, GPs, Multi-disciplinary, Psychologists, Social Workers, Other mental health professionals
This workshop, brought to you by Black Dog Institute, aims to increase health professionals’ skill and confidence in taking a detailed suicide history and developing a collaborative management plan to increase the safety of people planning suicide. It also provides practical tools for health professionals managing the full spectrum of suicide risk presentations including the acute suicidal crisis, care after a suicide attempt and assisting families experiencing suicide bereavement.
Topics covered:
  • Suicide and Stigma
  • The Suicidal Crisis
  • Acute Management
  • After the attempt
  • Bereaved by Suicide


  • 40 Accredited Activity CPD points (RACGP)
  • 4 Performance review, 4 Educational Activity PRPD (ACRRM)
  • Mental Health CPD (GPMHSC)
  • 1 MOPS point
  • 6 hours CPD (Psychologists)

This workshop is eligible for one day of funding under the Emergency Medicine component of the Rural Procedural Grants Program (GPs)

Cost: $50