Open to all health professionals: Last year there were 668 deaths to suicide in NZ, and it is on the increase. There is also more focus after the fact on the health practitioner’s responsibility and process. Dr Hedges will present the most recent research on the dynamics of suicide. He will review suicide in the light of psychological and psychodynamic theories, describe treatment approaches and explain clinical practices that enable the health professional to provide effective help.
Registration opens September 2019.