Knowing how to respond to a colleague in the workplace who may be experiencing suicidal thoughts is a valuable skill to possess.
Being able to start a conversation and offer support is an essential element of promoting good mental health in the workplace.
This accredited 2-day workshop equips your team with the necessary knowledge and tools to provide this support.
In this 2-day workshop, participants will learn the skills to reach in and start a conversation with a person that may have thoughts of suicide.
ASIST training is backed by 40 years of research and features powerful audiovisuals, discussions and simulations to reinforce the learning experience.
- Improved awareness around signs and symptoms of someone who may have thoughts of suicide.
- Education on community attitudes about suicide and how they affect a persons openness to seek help.
- Builds confidence and capacity to reach in and provide suicide first aid to a friend or colleague.
Benefits for your
- A work environment that promotes positive conversations around mental health.
- Reduced stigma surrounding mental health in the workplace.
- Support provided to employees resulting in less absenteeism.
- A healthier team who are involved in supporting each other.