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The ASK Workshop
Assessing Suicide in Kids aged 5-14

Currently only available online

Content is delivered across two consecutive days of 4.5 hours per day

This workshop is for professionals working with children and young people aged 5-14 years old. The ASK Workshop is completed in one day.

Course content

The ASK Workshop is the only suicide prevention workshop that specifically addresses suicide risk in children. Participants learn:

  • How to talk about death with children.
  • How to talk about suicide with children.
  • Developmentally appropriate strategies and tools to identify children at risk of suicide.
  • How to quickly gather and organise details needed to assess risk.
  • How to explore and consider protective factors to inform safety planning.

Following the course

Participants will have an increased understanding and alertness to the fact that children can be at risk of suicide. They will know what to look out for and feel confident approaching the subject of death and suicide with a child.

Participants receive:

  • A risk assessment tool
  • A quick reference tool
  • A certificate

Official site

The ASK Workshop UK

Further information, pricing & availability

Please contact us to discuss how our training can best help you and to find out more about this and other courses.

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Testimonials & feedback

Well presented, good resources, great lunch, need to do asist

ASK workshop Participant

Very useful and informative. good mix of theory, interaction within whole group and small group

ASK workshop Participant

Excellent content and delivery. This workshop has given me an insight to assist and strengthen my practice

ASK workshop Participant

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