A one-day workshop for workers in LGBTTIQA+ and mainstream organisations to depth their knowledge and skills in suicide assessment, intervention and postvention for LGBTTIQA+ people.

Topics covered:
-Suicide in LGBTTIQA+ people – What is it and how is it explained
-The role of social determinants in contributing to poor mental health outcomes and suicidality in LGBTTIQA+ people
-Not all the same - understanding age, gender and cultural differences in LGBTTIQA+ suicide
-Risk and Protective Factors for suicide in LGBTTIQA+ people – Additional considerations when undertaking suicide risk assessment in LGBTTIQA+ people
-Intervention and support - Issues to consider when working with LGBTTIQA+ people experiencing suicidal ideation or behaviour.
-Suicide contagion in LGBTTIQA+

For more information on this event, please visit the official site or download an information PDF.


Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman, 169 Willis Street
Wellington Central


22 October, 2019
9.00am - 4.30pm

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