FREE Side Session: Suicide Prevention Training for Pharmacists 10.30 am – 12.45 pm Morning tea included Suitable for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Assistants.
This unique program developed through PHT funding with BDI, PSA and PGA aims to provide skills to pharmacists and pharmacy assistants to feel confident in discussing suicide risk with patients.
This Suicide Prevention Training is an interactive, cased based workshop enabling peer discussion alongside the development of practical skills to implement.
The training aims to increase participants’ skills and confidence in: - Recognising signs warranting further exploration for suicidality - Talking with someone who may display suicidal signs and symptoms - Understanding of the various referral options.
Topics Covered - Prevalence of Suicide - Risk factors, warning sign and symptoms - Having conversations about suicide - Support and resources
Accreditation number: CX22054 This activity has been accredited for 2.5 hours of Group 1 CPD (or 2.5 CPD credits), suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which can be converted 2.5 hours of Group 2 CPD (5 CPD credits) upon successful completion of relevant assessment activities.
Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Tasmanian Branch Level 2, 38 Montpelier Retreat Battery Point TAS 7004