The Australian Psychological Society (APS), with the funding of the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, has developed a professional development training package around Indigenous suicide prevention for allied health professionals working in the Kimberley region. The aim of the Indigenous Suicide Prevention Training is to develop an allied health professional's understanding of suicide prevention specific to individuals and communities within the Kimberley region. Upon completing this training course and after successfully completing the required assessment tasks for each module, eligible psychologists, social workers, mental health nurses, occupational therapists and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers will be eligible to work under the ATAPS Suicide Prevention Service in the Kimberley.
- Module 1 - Foundational Knowledge
- Module 2 - Effective Clinical Intervention
- Two self-paced learning modules
- Each topic includes online video presentations and demonstrations, interactive activities, readings, and other relevant resources to enable you to demonstrate active learning in your annual CPD portfolio
- Participants must successfully complete an online assessment for each topic in order to meet the requirements of the course
- Certificate of completion.
Duration of enrolment
The course duration is 6 months from the date of your course registration.
What do you need to access this CPD?
Please note - The cost of developing this training course has been subsidised by the Department of Health and Ageing.