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ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training - Norfolk

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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.

Over the course of your two-day workshop, ASIST participants learn to:

  • Understand the ways that personal and societal attitudes affect views on suicide and interventions

  • Provide guidance and suicide first aid to a person at risk in ways that meet their individual safety needs

  • Identify the key elements of an effective suicide safety plan and the actions required to implement it
  • Appreciate the value of improving and integrating suicide prevention resources in the community at large

  • Recognize other important aspects of suicide prevention including life-promotion and self-care

Some of the learning will take place in the whole group of participants and some in smaller workgroups. You will learn and practice a model of suicide intervention. Your workshop trainers will be available to offer support and will work hard to create a learning atmosphere where participants can also encourage and support each other and have some fun.

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Delivered in collaboration with Rosedale Training

Rosedale Training has more than 15 years of delivering training for the National Association of Funeral Directors, Bath University, Norfolk & Waveney Suicide Bereavement Partnership and Mental Health First Aid England. Rosedale Training are collaborating with Norfolk County Council to deliver suicide bereavement training during 2020 and to play a key role in Norfolk becoming a gold standard in this crucial area.

Engaging Grassroots to bring this 2 day ASIST course to Norfolk is a way for Rosedale Training to demonstrate their passion and commitment to improving well-being and to bring together the people that care and want to make a real difference to the rising suicide statistics in their community.




Whole Courses

Whole Courses can be a cost-effective way of training your team in your own venue. If your organisation is based in Brighton & Hove and works with at risk target groups we may be able to offer a discount based on the allocation of funded places. Please contact us to discuss your exact training needs, and possible discounts and funding options.

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