Conversations for Life

Conversations for Life provides an introduction to suicide awareness, support and prevention. This course focuses on communication and influencing vulnerable others before a crisis occurs.

Cost: NOW FREE OF CHARGE thanks to funding from WA Primary Health Alliance

This 4 hour training includes:

  • An awareness of the prevalence of mental health and suicide in Australia
  • An understanding of life events and determining social factors that contribute to mental illness
  • The skills and knowledge to identify signs and debunk social myths
  • Guidance from trained facilitators as you improve your planning and conversations skills and discuss the strategies that you may adopt when helping your friends or family members
  • Problem solving and communication strategies that focus on mental health and suicide prevention
  • Prepared conversation planners specifically tailored to high risk groups
  • Information on crisis management
  • Referral and support options at local and national levels.

Also included:

  • Certificate of completion
  • Conversations for Life workbook
  • Morning tea

Up Coming Training

Conversations for Life Next Course: Monday 14th November

Venue:  Ngala Training Room 24 Gregory Street, Geraldton

Facilitators: Sarah Collins and  Robyn Hunt Further Enquires and Bookings – please email : coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au Robyn on : 0428 381 545

Register for Conversations for Life – Click here

FEEDBACK & COMMENTS FROM CONVERSATIONS FOR LIFE COURSES:

  • Thank you, it was an informative and safe environment
  • Thank you
  • Fantastic – great job ladies
  • Thank you, come into this group knowing very little about suicide/ suicide prevention. This group bought lot of light to the topic. Thank you
  • Awesome, kept on track, great facilitation
  • Great session – informative
  • Really like the focus on social resources not just professional help
  • Thank you both.
  • Really great! I loved it.