Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention training workshops


Designed to meet the CPD needs of relevant professional associations


With a 17 year history of suicide prevention support to the Australian community, Wesley LifeForce offers training that is developed from evidence-based expertise in the Australian community and by Australian healthcare professionals.

UnitingCare ReGen delivers this free training in Victoria and Tasmania. ReGen is the leading alcohol and other drug treatment and education agency of UnitingCare Victoria and is also a nationally Registered Training Organisation. Our facilitators are highly experienced in therapeutic service provision as well as training development and delivery.


Tailored for Relationship Counsellors

While counsellors already have an understanding of the risk factors of suicide, its prevalence in the community makes it important that they stay informed by current thinking. This comprehensive suicide prevention workshop is based on the latest data and research. It is designed to refresh your skills and further develop intervention techniques and strategies. Upon completion, participants will be provided with a certificate to go towards annual CPD requirements. This workshops is suitable for counsellors, social workers, family therapists, mediators, psychologists and any other professional whose role involves counselling. 


Refresh your skills

To keep abreast of new developments, our programs are regularly reviewed by our national Advisory Board, consisting of leading Australian researchers and practitioners in the field.

  • comprehensive, 4 hour tailored suicide prevention workshop
  • support to refresh your skills and further develop intervention techniques and strategies
  • our program embraces the latest data and research
  • This session is open to reltionship counsellors, psychologists, social workers, family therapists, dispute resolution workers and other therapists whose role includes relationship counselling


Feedback from participants:

  • "Informative and useful" (Participant)
  • "The content was well presented...statistics and information and strategies very helpful" (Participant)
  • "Facilitator was excellent, easy to engage with and happy to answer questions" (Participant)
  • "The facilitator was passionate, informative and insightful in his presentation. Thank you." (Participant)
  • "Very impressed with the facilitation and content. The facilitator's passion and enthusiasm to get across the content was fabulous. Thank you." (Participant)
  • "Time just flew. Very engaging for such a full-on topic." (Participant) 


Book a Workshop for your Workplace:

To discuss arranging a free workshop for ten or more employees at your workplace, please contact Kristy on  or (03) 9384 8882



This is a Wesley Mission initiative delivered by UnitingCare ReGen.
Wesley LifeForce gratefully acknowledges the funding provided by the Australian Government.

ABN 57 996 964 406 Wesley Mission is a part of the Uniting Church in Australia