Events List

Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention

Hahndorf SA

This workshop aims to increase health professionals’ skills and confidence in taking a detailed suicide history and developing a collaborative management plan to increase the safety of people planning suicide. It also provides practical tools for health professionals managing the full spectrum of suicide risk presentations including the acute suicidal crisis, care after a suicide attempt and assisting families experiencing suicide bereavement.    Facilitated by highly experienced clinicians and accredited by RACGP, ACRRM and GPMHSC, this workshop is suitable for GP Registrars, GPs, Multi-disciplinary, Psychologists, Social Workers, and other mental health professionals.  Topics Covered  Topic 1 – Suicide and Stigma Topic 2 – The Suicidal Crisis Topic 3 – Acute Management Topic 4 – After the attempt Topic 5 – Bereaved by Suicide  For questions and further information, visit our webpage or email education@blackdog.org.au.

$75

Tamworth Men’s Table Entree

Tamworth Hotel 147 Marius St, Tamworth, NSW

An introduction to The Men’s Table through stories and dialogue over dinner.. for men interested in being part of the Men’s Table “It really gives me a sense of belonging – I feel a part of something” – James, Entree attendee “A chance to have a different kind of conversation with men from the normal one down at the pub or at work” – Carlos, Entree attendee — The Men’s Table Entree is an introduction to The Men’s Table through open sharing over a relaxed and conversational meal. The cost includes a meal. The Entree event is a chance to meet other men, learn about how a Table works and helping you decide whether you’d like to part of this local Men’s Table group. It will be hosted by a couple of long standing members of other Men’s Tables, sharing their experiences from their Tables, and responding to your questions, concerns and ideas. What is the Men’s Table? The Men’s Table is all about men serving men. The first Men’s Table (MT1) began in 2011 with 12 men who have met once a month for dinner and ever since. It is now growing to become a national charity. The Men’s Table […]

$27.50

Boroondara Men’s Table Entree

Harp of Erin Hotel 636 High St, Kew, VIC

An introduction to The Men’s Table through stories and dialogue over dinner.. for men interested in being part of the Men’s Table “It really gives me a sense of belonging – I feel a part of something” – James, Entree attendee “A chance to have a different kind of conversation with men from the normal one down at the pub or at work” – Carlos, Entree attendee — The Men’s Table Entree is an introduction to The Men’s Table through open sharing over a relaxed and conversational meal. The cost includes a meal. The Entree event is a chance to meet other men, learn about how a Table works and helping you decide whether you’d like to part of this local Men’s Table group. It will be hosted by a couple of long standing members of other Men’s Tables, sharing their experiences from their Tables, and responding to your questions, concerns and ideas. What is the Men’s Table? The Men’s Table is all about men serving men. The first Men’s Table (MT1) began in 2011 with 12 men who have met once a month for dinner and ever since. It is now growing to become a national charity. The Men’s Table […]

$27.50

SANE’s 2022 Impact Update

SANE is delighted to invite you to attend our upcoming Impact Update to learn more about the change that SANE has delivered - as we work to tackle stigma and inequity by supporting thousands of people living with complex mental health issues, and their families. We look forward to sharing with you more information about SANE’s unique role in building supportive communities, and our lived experience leadership in digital mental health to bridge the gaps in the mental health system. For the first time SANE is inviting our wider community of members, supporters, partners and donors to join us virtually during our Annual General Meeting to hear from our Chair on how SANE has pushed boundaries to deliver impactful change and our CEO's reflection on SANE's 2022 highlights and the outlook for the coming year. Click here to RSVP: https://kapara.rdbk.com.au/landers/3464e2.html

FREE

Bay & Basin Men’s Table Entree

The Greenhouse Huskisson Co-working Space Level 1, 64-66 Owen St, Huskisson, NSW

An introduction to The Men’s Table through stories and dialogue.. for men interested in being part of a local Men’s Table “It really gives me a sense of belonging – I feel a part of something” – James, Entree attendee “A chance to have a different kind of conversation with men from the normal one down at the pub or at work” – Carlos, Entree attendee — The Men’s Table Entree is an introduction to The Men’s Table through open sharing over a relaxed and conversational meal. The Entree event is a chance to meet other men, and to learn about how a Table works which will you decide whether you’d like to be part of a local Men’s Table. It will be hosted by a couple of long standing members of other Men’s Tables, sharing their experiences from their Tables, and responding to your questions, concerns and ideas. What is the Men’s Table? The Men’s Table is all about men serving men. The first Men’s Table (MT1) began in 2011 with 12 men who have met once a month for dinner and ever since. It is now growing to become a national charity. The Men’s Table creates a unique environment for men […]

$33

Calm & Calm Care Train the Trainer

Become a trainer in CALM . Be your own boss! Become an accredited CALM trainer and train others to recognise and respond to suicide. Suicide is a public health issue that affects individuals, families, communities and work environments across Australia. . This Train the Trainer program will set you up to run your own business training others in the important area of suicide prevention. The CALM training programs are being engaged by organisations across Australia. Your passion and expertise will help make a difference to this landscape and provide you with an alternative career choice for your future This Train the Trainer virtual program, will provide you with the skills, resources, knowledge and support to deliver both programs. T4T participants gain an understanding and workable knowledge of the theories, principles and models that underpin CALM and CALM Care programs; are able to grasp and demonstrate their ability to explain and use the CALM model of intervention and lastly gain confidence in their ability to competently deliver both programs to their audiences. PARTICIPANT OPTIONS: Option 1. Attend 2-days for the CALM Care suicide awareness presentation T4T, $1,250 Option 2. Attend 4-days for the CALM suicide intervention skills training T4T, $2,500 Option […]

$1,250

Adelaide Men’s Table Entree

An introduction to The Men’s Table through stories and dialogue over dinner.. for men interested in being part of the Men’s Table “It really gives me a sense of belonging – I feel a part of something” – James, Entree attendee “A chance to have a different kind of conversation with men from the normal one down at the pub or at work” – Carlos, Entree attendee — The Men’s Table Entree is an introduction to The Men’s Table through open sharing over a relaxed and conversational meal. The cost includes a meal. The Entree event is a chance to meet other men, learn about how a Table works and helping you decide whether you’d like to part of this local Men’s Table group. It will be hosted by a couple of long standing members of other Men’s Tables, sharing their experiences from their Tables, and responding to your questions, concerns and ideas. What is the Men’s Table? The Men’s Table is all about men serving men. The first Men’s Table (MT1) began in 2011 with 12 men who have met once a month for dinner and ever since. It is now growing to become a national charity. The Men’s Table […]

$27.50

Lived Experience Over Lunch: LE PhD Showcase

Online

Ever wondered how lived experience research takes place, what happens when risk eventuates into an adverse incident, and what lived experience can do in the research world? Join us for a presentation and Q&A from three PhD researchers undertaking different research projects related to lived experience of suicide, and moderated by a special guest. Our three researchers bring amongst them both perspectives of being a researcher with and without lived experience, working on topics directly relevant to people with lived experience of suicide. Hear about the work of PhD candidates: Luke Bayliss: Conducting research with suicide attempt survivors Martina McGrath: Understanding disclosure of mental health or suicide concerns in workplaces Hayley Purdon: Lived experience engagement in suicide prevention Bring your lunch (or mid-morning snack for our Western Australian friends!) and let's start a conversation about lived experience in research.

The Men’s Table Entree Online via Zoom

online via Zoom

An introduction to The Men’s Table through stories and dialogue over dinner…for men interested in being part of the Men’s Table. “It really gives me a sense of belonging – I feel a part of something” – James, Entree attendee. The Entree will introduce you to how the Men’s Table works in a relaxed and conversational online video call. You’ll meet other men, learn about how a Table operates, and get a good feel for whether it is a fit for you. It will be hosted by two experienced members from existing Tables, sharing our experiences from the first 35+ Tables, and responding to your questions, concerns and ideas as you consider joining an existing Men’s Table or being part of starting a newly forming Table in your local area. — What is the Men’s Table? The Men’s Table is all about men serving men. The first Men’s Table (MT1) began in 2011 with 12 men who have met once a month for dinner and ever since. It is now growing to become a national charity and community of men. The Men’s Table creates a unique environment for men to share openly about their lives, their challenges, their highs and lows […]

$5.50

Calm & Calm Care Train the Trainer

Become a trainer in CALM. Be your own boss! Become an accredited CALM trainer and train others to recognise and respond to suicide. Suicide is a public health issue that affects individuals, families, communities and work environments across Australia. . This Train the Trainer program will set you up to run your own business training others in the important area of suicide prevention. The CALM training programs are being engaged by organisations across Australia. Your passion and expertise will help make a difference to this landscape and provide you with an alternative career choice for your future This Train the Trainer virtual program, will provide you with the skills, resources, knowledge and support to deliver both programs. T4T participants gain an understanding and workable knowledge of the theories, principles and models that underpin CALM and CALM Care programs; are able to grasp and demonstrate their ability to explain and use the CALM model of intervention and lastly gain confidence in their ability to competently deliver both programs to their audiences. PARTICIPANT OPTIONS: Option 1. Attend 2-days for the CALM Care suicide awareness presentation T4T, $1,250 Option 2. Attend 4-days for the CALM suicide intervention skills training T4T, $2,500 Option 3. […]

$1,250

CALM and CALM Care Train the Trainer Program

Become a trainer in CALM. Be your own boss! Become an accredited CALM trainer and train others to recognise and respond to suicide. Suicide is a public health issue that affects individuals, families, communities and work environments across Australia. . This Train the Trainer program will set you up to run your own business training others in the important area of suicide prevention. The CALM training programs are being engaged by organisations across Australia. Your passion and expertise will help make a difference to this landscape and provide you with an alternative career choice for your future This Train the Trainer virtual program, will provide you with the skills, resources, knowledge and support to deliver both programs. T4T participants gain an understanding and workable knowledge of the theories, principles and models that underpin CALM and CALM Care programs; are able to grasp and demonstrate their ability to explain and use the CALM model of intervention and lastly gain confidence in their ability to competently deliver both programs to their audiences. PARTICIPANT OPTIONS: Option 1. Attend 2-days for the CALM Care suicide awareness presentation T4T, $1,250 Option 2. Attend 4-days for the CALM suicide intervention skills training T4T, $2,500 Option 3. […]

$1250

ProfessionaLE: Starting a suicide prevention organisation

Online

Have you thought about starting a charity or formal organisation as the vehicle for your lived experience work? It is common for people with lived experience to get frustrated with the way things are in suicide prevention, and want to start something new to fill a gap they see. Join Hayley for a chat with Ali Taylor who has done just this in the form of a mental health charity for the music industry. Listen Up Music grew from Ali's early advocacy and work in suicide prevention and, together with Hank Paul and others, Ali has built Listen Up Music to be an important organisation supporting the music industry. Hayley and Ali will talk about when you might consider starting a new organisation, what are the pro's and con's of formalising your work in this way and more. This session is part of a series of monthly conversations to empower you to professionalise your lived experience. CriticLE is partnering with leaders who use their lived experiences to make change in the suicide prevention sector. The ProfessionaLE sessions are for anyone who wants to do more with their lived experience work and for anyone who wants to partner with people with […]

Free