The International Association for Suicide Prevention's Australasian Research Workshop
In collaboration with the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP) at Griffith University, the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) is holding the IASP Australasian Research Workshop at Griffith University's Gold Coast Campus on February 4th & 5th, 2020. The keynote speaker is Professor Nav Kapur, who is Head of Research at the Centre for Suicide Prevention at the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom.
Researchers currently active in suicide prevention have been invited to attend this 2020 Australasian Research Workshop.
Numbers are limited, so ensure that you register now to avoid disappointment at https://www.ivvy.com.au/event/2020ARWORKS/
IASP Individual Members and members/employees of IASP Organisational Members should register as IASP members and receive the discounted registration fee.
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Our Speaker list is now confirmed with the following exciting line up:
Details of their presentations will be available on the IASP website early January.
Special accommodation rates have been secured for QT Gold Coast and the Marriott Surfers Paradise: https://www.ivvy.com.au/event/2020ARWORKS/accommodation.html both within close proximity to the light rail line to get you quickly and easily to the Gold Coast Campus.
A dinner has been organised for those wishing to join us at Senza Nome, http://www.senzanome.com.au/ further details will be communicated in January to those attending the Workshop.
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This event is proudly supported by the Queensland Mental Health Commission.
The Commission oversees the development and implementation of Every life: The Queensland Suicide Prevention Plan 2019-2029, a whole-of-government plan that provides a renewed approach for suicide prevention in Queensland, as well as renewed drive and urgency to reduce suicide.
Please visit the Commission’s website at the link below to read more about the Every life suicide prevention plan and the Commission’s other work.
Dedicated to advancing research and learning in the field of suicide prevention
Developed in 1996, the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP) is a national and international suicide prevention research centre. AISRAP conducts public health surveillance of suspected suicides and conducts individual studies with government, industry bodies and non-government organisations. Since 2004, AISRAP has operated a specialised outpatient clinic for people with a history of suicidal ideation or behaviour. AISRAP also provides education and training for health and allied health professionals, offering postgraduate programs in suicidology (Certificate, Master and Master with Honours) and accredited training.
AISRAP provides services in research and evaluation, clinical service delivery, and training and education (RCT). Each arm of AISRAP is important in providing a comprehensive understanding of suicidal behaviour and suicide prevention.
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