Provide Competent Suicide Intervention in a Telephone Counselling Context (CHC Unit)
Lifeline Australia Ltd
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
No minimum education
This unit is part of the Community Services Training Package. It describes foundation knowledge and skills required to provide suicide intervention in the context of a telephone counselling service to persons potentially at risk, those concerned about someone at risk and people dealing with the aftermath of a suicide.
Subjects you can Study
Identify and assess a caller's current suicide risk; Apply telephone counselling skills to reduce immediate risk of suicide and increase caller safety; Facilitate and strengthen the caller's links to further care; Provide suicide intervention support that resources the caller beyond the immediate suicidal crisis