Invest in your professional development with these five Lifeline workshops for frontline workers, being offered in various locations around the state.
2-day ASIST (APPLIED SUICIDE INTERVENTION SKILLS TRAINING)
This 2-day workshop saves lives: learn to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide, to respond in ways that help increase immediate safety, and to link to help. NEWCASTLE 14-15 June or 26-27 Julyor 23-24 August; WYOMING 30-31 July or 6-7 September normally $550, sponsored rate $100 pp (max 3 participants per workshop from one organisation). Ask us to bring ASIST to TAREE
1-day ACCIDENTAL COUNSELLOR FOUNDATIONS workshop
Ideal companion workshop to all of our training and a favourite client booking for dedicated workplace training. “Work sent me to this training and I expected to be oh so bored. I have to tell you it was the best workshop I have ever been to!” NEWCASTLE 30 May or 4 July $255 WYOMING 20 June or 1 August $255 LISMORE 13 June $195 TWEED HEADS 14 June $195 ARMIDALE 17 August $195
2-DAY DV-ALERT WORKSHOPS IN OUR REGION
Learn how to recognise domestic and family violence, respond and refer. Fully funded, provides FREE VET Unit of Competency. You must be currently employed, a volunteer with a frontline service or a university student on placement to be eligible to attend a DV-alert workshop. LAST EOFY NEW RELEASES: CESSNOCK 7-8 June; BELLINGEN 18-19 June. To apply, visit www.dvalert.org.au
2-day MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID (MHFA) workshop
Participants love this workshop, packed as it is with amazing information with ample time for discussion. We deliver both the Standard and Youth versions between our two Training Centres. Both approaches earn completers a Mental Health First Aider Certificate of Accreditation valid for 3 years. Accredited Mental Health First Aiders are eligible to be appointed as Mental Health First Aid Officers in a workplace. Youth MHFA WYOMING 2-3 August or 1-2 November Standard MHFA NEWCASTLE 17-18 May or 30-31 July or 15-16 October $355 Ask us about Blended MHFA for dedicated workplace PD.
1-DAY TEAMS @ WORK WORKSHOP with Charlotte Thaarup
Charlotte is one of the few accredited trainers in Australia able to deliver the Strength Deployment Inventory (SDI), a learning model for identifying and understanding the motivation behind behaviour.CHARLESTOWN 16 August or 18 October $295