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QPR Advanced Suicide Risk Managment Training

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St Columba Centre

40 Vermont Street

Auckland, Auckland 1011

New Zealand

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QPR is an internationally-renowned, peer-reviewed and evidence- based suicide prevention training programme designed to train healthcare professionals in how to provide competent suicide risk detection, initial assessment, and intervention to prevent the risk of a suicide attempt.

Many professionals have a high degree of on-the-job exposure to patients withsuicidal behaviours,bothinthepre-attemptphase(whensuicidal personsare communicatingsuicideintentanddesireviasuicidewarning signs),and afterasuicideattempt.

QPR Suicide Screening and Triage training includes training on the use of a structured interview process to gather data that flows into a decision tree. This then leads the interviewer to establish a crisis management plan or intervention for the person who is at risk for suicide.

This triage process is a systematic and evidence-based process for determining level of risk and the subsequent level of intervention required. It also helps determine the need for, plan and carry out a referral for further evaluation and or treatment.

The QPR Advanced Suicide Risk Management and Triage seminar covers:

  • Size and scope of suicide in New Zealand

  • Risk factors for suicide

  • Relationship of mental illness to suicide

  • Current status of suicide risk assessment

  • How to Question suicidal persons

  • How to Persuade them to accept help

  • How to Refer them to resources

  • How to determine immediate risk for suicide

  • Learning “How to Ask the Suicide Question

  • Learning triage questions, rationale and samples


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St Columba Centre

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