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Suicide Loss: Post-Crisis Management (Level 1)

Overview

Professionals or para-counsellors in the helping profession may encounter clients who have lost someone through suicide or may themselves lose clients through suicide. This 1-day workshop at Level 1 focuses on rendering immediate assistance and support to suicide survivors to counter pervasive and persistent effects of the traumatic grief. Participants will learn the knowledge and skills necessary to provide post-crisis support following a suicide death, drawing on current literature, real-life scenarios and simulated role play practices

Target Audience

Practitioners, para-counsellors or those in supervisory positions who may encounter suicide losses in the course of their work and are potentially required to extend immediate post-crisis support to those affected by suicide death.

Note: Block bookings by Agencies or Entities can be arranged separately. Min. 15 and max. of 20 pax to start class

8 hours

Scheduled Run Dates (Public)

25 Jan 2024 9am – 5pm
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Do note that fees are strictly non-refundable once payment has been made. To view the full terms and conditions of our training programmes, please click here.

Please contact externaltraining@sos.org.sg for more information on programme fees

Duration (8 hours)

Self-paced e-learning: 1.0 hour
Facilitated Classroom learning (in-person): 6.0 hour (1 full day)
Assessment (Written and Role Play): 1.0 hour

*Written Assessment will be conducted on the same day as the Classroom
learning, towards the end. Role Play Assessment will be conducted one-to-one with
Assessor over Zoom on a separate date, typically 1-2 weeks after Classroom learning.

PROGRAMME COST Excluding GST
Nett Fee (after SSG-funding) $195*
Course Fee (before SSG-funding) $650
* Singaporeans aged 40 & above may receive further subsidy

Learning Outcomes

1. Examine own attitude and barriers towards working with suicide and traumatic grief
2. Determine level of support needed for survivors after a suicide death
3. Demonstrate essential attending skills in response to suicide loss and traumatic grief reactions

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