This course helps you to understand what can lead a person to experience suicidal thoughts and feelings and how you can support them.  This will include identifying possible triggers and early warning signs, and how to support that person in developing a plan to keep him/herself safe.

Learning outcomes

Students will:

  • Be able to identify the triggers and early warning signs that may lead to suicidal thoughts and feelings
  • Feel confident about how to help someone experiencing suicidal thoughts and feelings
  • Find out about services that can support people with suicidal thoughts and feelings

Course structure

One 3 hour workshop

Aimed at

Anyone who is supporting a family member or friend who has attempted suicide or experienced suicidal thoughts.