Webinar: Substance use and suicide risk

The link below is a recording of a webinar held on 30 October 2012 involving an expert panel discussing substance use and suicide risk, including aetiology, risk and protective factors, assessment, and treatment considerations for ATAPS clinicians working with this population. The panel consisted of: Diego De Leo (Director of the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, and Professor of Psychiatry at Griffith University); Lynne Magor-Blatch (Associate Professor at the University of Canberra, and National Convener of the APS Psychology and Substance Use Interest Group); and David Kavanagh (Professor in Clinical Psychology at the University of Queensland, and Fellow of the APS).

 

 


Webinar: Suicide prevention and older people

The link below is a recording of a webinar held on 6 August 2012 involving an expert panel discussing issues pertaining to suicide risk amongst older persons. The panel consisted of: Diego de Leo (Director of the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, and Professor of Psychiatry at Griffith University); Dr Hemalatha Sivakumaran (Eastern Health); and Dr Sunil Bahr (Swinburne University).