Overview: The program provides participants with a range of tried and tested counselling skills that work to create effective and empathetic communication to help de-escalate a situation. That situation may involve people who are in crisis; highly distressed; angry;...
Overview: A culturally appropriate program. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) social & emotional wellbeing. Assist an ATSI adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or crisis until appropriate professional help is received or crisis...
Overview: For adults working or living with adolescents; to assist those developing a mental illness, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. Duration: 2 days (14 hours)
Overview: Teaches people (18 years and over) how to offer initial support to adults who are developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. Duration: 2 days (12 hours)
Overview: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day workshop that teaches participants to carry out life-saving interventions for people at risk of suicide. Duration: 2 days (15 hours)
For 24-hour telephone crisis support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14
If life is in danger, call 000
Lifeline South Coast would like to acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work. We pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging, and value the rich history, culture and ongoing connection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to country.
Lifeline South Coast is committed to embracing diversity and eliminating all forms of discrimination. We welcome all people irrespective of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.
Lifeline South Coast would like to acknowledge the lives that have been lost to suicide. We are committed to supporting those with a lived experience of suicide and aim to reduce the stigma around seeking help for poor mental health and suicidal crisis.