Health professionals

Suicide Call Back Service is a leading provider of counselling for anyone who is struggling with situations in their life, from feeling low or stressed to the more complex issues of suicidal thoughts and grief arising from suicide.

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Estimating the risk of suicide

A suicidal client can be challenging for health professionals, particularly if they do not regularly deal with such cases. This information should not replace specialised training, but may be a helpful resource for professionals dealing with suicidal clients.

Health professional completing a risk assessment
Completing a suicide risk assessment

Suicide risk assessments are critical in determining the level of suicidal intent, plans and availability of means of a suicidal client. This resource provides information and advice for health professionals on how to complete a suicide risk assessment.

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Accessing support for clients at risk

Once a risk assessment is complete, understand the the next steps in accessing support for your client.