Asist is a two-day training package and is the recognised best practice model in terms of suicide intervention skills training. Asist equips participants with the skills to intervene when suicide has been identified as a risk in individuals.
The programme aims to equip participants with the knowledge, ability and confidence to carry out suicide first aid intervention.
Participants will have the ability and confidence to:
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Other Useful Contacts
AREA: HSE South (Cork, Kerry) Coordinator: Helena Cogan
Co-ordinator of Training and Support Services
Contact: Agnes Cahill
Bernie Carroll, Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Mulgrave Street, Limerick 061 461454 email@example.com