LivingWorks Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
LivingWorks ASIST is a two day workshop where participants learn to apply a suicide intervention model. It helps caregivers recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide. It then explores how to connect with them in ways that understand and clarify that risk, increase their immediate safety and link them with further help.
Here's what participants had to say:
"A wonderful workshop to enable one to feel empowered about handling and preventing a suicide.
I now have loads more confidence to speak with, listen to and assist a person who I feel may be at risk of suicide. I no longer have a fear of doing or saying the wrong thing."
"I feel very positive after attending this course. I feel the stigma of suicide has been lifted in my life and I feel able to help someone at risk of suicide."
"Loved it, the course had been highly recommended to me and I can understand why. I feel a lot ...