Stop Male Suicide In ACT Seminar

Three men die by suicide every month in the Australian Capital Territory. The economic cost of male suicide in ACT is estimated to be $216m per year. This year we’ll be helping to put male suicide on the agenda in ACT by hosting a Stop Male Suicide seminar in Canberra.

EVENT: Stop Male Suicide in ACT Seminar

DATE: Thursday 17th November 2016

TIME: 9am – 4.15 pm

 LOCATION: OzHelp Foundation, 41-45 Tennant St, Fyshwick, ACT 2609

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REGISTRATION:

Early Bird tickets available until 17 October @ $80 per person:

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Full Price tickets for those booking after 17 October @ $100 per person:

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A limited number of concessionary tickets are available, please contact StopMaleSuicide@gmail.com for details before 30 September.

KEY SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

  • Martin Fisk, Menslink
  • Tony Holland, OzHelp Foundation
  • Brendan Maher, R U OK?
  • Brenton Tainsh, Living Works
  • Tracey McMahon and Alisha Tarrant, Lifeline Canberra
  • Glen Poole, Stop Male Suicide
 PROGRAM:

9.00: REGISTRATION

9.30-11.00: SESSION ONE: FACT, THEORY, FIRST PERSON ACCOUNTS

9.30: Keynote Presentation (speaker to be confirmed)

10.00: Lived Experienced Speakers

10.30: Stopping Male Suicide in  ACT, Glen Poole Stop Male Suicide Project

11.00-11.30: BREAK

11.30-13.00: SESSION TWO: SHARING BEST PRACTICE

11.30: Brendan Maher, CEO, R U OK?

12.00: Tony Holland, CEO, OzHelp Foundation

12.30: Martin Fisk, CEO, MensLink

13.00-13.45: LUNCH

13.45-14.45: SESSION THREE: SUICIDE PREVENTION SKILLS

13.45: Tracey McMahon, Training Co-ordinator and Alisha Tarrant, Training Co-ordinator, Lifeline Canberra

14.15: Brenton Tainsh, LivingWorks, Australian Director

14.45-15.15: BREAK

15.15-16.15: SESSION FOUR: STOPPING MALE SUICIDE

Facilitated plenary session reflecting on experiences form the day and exploring shared objectives and opportunities for collaboration in the drive to Stop Male Suicide.

THIS EVENT IS SUPPORTED BY:

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FURTHER INFORMATION: StopMaleSuicide@gmail.com

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