CALM Suicide Intervention Skills Course
**ALL COURSES AVAILABLE TO WORKPLACES WITH CORPORATE DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE.
- $290.48 pp Inc GST
- 1 day course
- 9am – 5pm
Australia’s only QIP Accredited Program for Suicide Intervention Training below.
CALM empowers participants to recognise and respond to suicide risk, and to support someone through stages of positive intervention, the development of a safety plan, and linking to other services for further help.
WHAT THE COURSE COVERS
Learn how to understand, respond to and prevent suicide. An evidence based, Australian training program that empowers you to have a ‘CALM conversation’ about suicide, to reduce stigma, promote help seeking and save lives. Learning outcome:
What to do and what to say to someone thinking of suicide.
How to recognize the often overlooked, subtle signs that someone may be thinking suicide.
Different and more effective ways of asking someone about suicide.
How to keep CALM and comfortably continue a conversation after asking about suicide.
How to help someone talk about their worries and concerns.
How to help the person not feel judged, but rather understood and supported.
How to help the person see that suicide might not be the only answer and that safety could be an option for them.
How to work together on a commitment to safety.
How to guide the person to set up and use the ‘Be Safe’ app.
How you can use the ‘Be CALM’ conversations app on the spot, when you start that conversation.
How to follow up and monitor the person’s progress.
Delivered in person.