STORM - Suicide Prevention Course
Date: 10 Jan 2018 - 09:30 to 11 Jan 2018 - 17:30
Location: Southwark Council, 160 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2QH
Have you ever been in a position when you aren't sure what to say if someone starts talking about death, and about harming themselves?
Are you concerned that you don't have much experience in this area, and are not sure what to do if you were to encounter such a situation?
Do you want to be able to help someone - at work or in your personal life - who may want to kill themselves?
These are tough questions, but there are ways to help people who are feeling suicidal and having suicidal thoughts.
The Skills-based Training on Risk Management (STORM) course is an evidenced based accredited approach that is practical, and applicable to many environments.
Once you have attended, you will have:
A model of how to assess for suicidal risk
Techniques for managing a suicidal crisis
Methods to employ to help someone find hope
Who can attend:
Staff and volunteers in charities and community groups, from Lambeth and Southwark.
Alternative training dates:
Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th February 2018
Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th March 2018
Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th March 2018
If you would like to register for this course, please email your full contactable details to Indra.Gavenaite@southwark.gov.uk, including:
- Line manager
- Job title
- Tel No
- Whether you're based in Lambeth / Southwark
If you sign up for the course, you must attend on both days.