Suicide Risk Mitigation Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Where & When
Remind Me

Online Workshop: 2 half-days Tuesday 1st & 8th March, 2022, 8.30am – 12.30pm presented by Dr Annette Beautrais

This event will be recorded for those who are registered but can't make it on the day.


The seminar will cover current best practice in suicide risk mitigation for practitioners. Key topics include: 

  • Suicide: Scope of the problem, including update of impact of COVID on mental health and suicide risk 
  • Depression and suicide screens 
  • Suicide risk assessment 
  • Risk mitigation and brief interventions 
  • Resources to support brief interventions, including digital mental health resources. 
  • Stress and self-care.
  • Copies of tools and resources will be provided. 

Dr Annette Beautrais 

Dr Annette Beautrais has a broad background in health and mental health research with specific expertise and experience in suicide research and prevention. She has conducted multiple research studies, working in New Zealand and internationally, and has published extensively about suicide and suicide prevention. She currently works as Suicide Prevention Co-ordinator with the South Canterbury DHB. In addition, she provides community and professional training in suicide prevention throughout New Zealand. .

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