Training for health professionals can give clinicians the skills, confidence and practical tools they need to provide effective care for people struggling with suicidality.
The training programs outlined in the table below are not simply about assessing a person’s level of suicide risk. These programs provide you with practical skills to treat suicidality and promote hope.
|Training name||Target Audience||Duration||Accreditation||Access the training|
|Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention||
General Practitioners (GPs)
Mental Health Nurses
|GPs||GPMHSC||6 hrs CPD|
|Psychologists||APS||6 hrs CPD|
|Talking About Suicide in General Practice||GPs only||3 hours||GPs||RACGP||6 hrs CPD|
|GPs||GPMHSC||3 hrs CPD|
|Community suicide prevention training||
Other Health Professionals