STORM 3 (Skills Training on Risk Management) Self Harm Mitigation - Suicide - 2 day Course



To enable participants to develop the skills needed to assess and manage a person at risk of suicide.

Learning Outcomes

STORM consists of four 1/2 - day modules which can be completed on a flexible basis.  During the sessions participants will explore:

  • Assessment concentrates on the skills needed to assess the risk of suicide (compulsory)
  • Safety Planning focuses on the skills needed to keep a person safe once the risk of suicide has been identified (compulsory)
  • Problem Solving includes helping a person take control of their problems (optional)
  • Future Safety Planning focuses on developing a plan for the future in the event that the risk of suicide may arise again (optional)


Midwives and Nurses on all parts of the Professional Register. AHPs are also welcome to apply if it is appropriate for their role.



Demonstration of Skills and 'Active Observation'

Practice of Skills through Role Rehearsal and Filmed Role Rehearsal

Appraisal of Skills through Self Reflection and Group Feedback

Translation of Skills into Practice through Discussion.



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Wednesday 7 & Thursday 8 March 2018
(9.30 - 4.30)
CEC - Antrim Damian McAleer
Eilish Boyle
Valerie Lyttle
TRUST STAFF ONLY Wednesday 28 & Thursday 29 March 2018
(9.30 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Janet McCusker
Maria Gribben
Heather Brennan
Fully Booked
Wednesday 11 & Thursday 12 April 2018
(9.30 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Janet McCusker
Maria Gribben
Heather Brennan
Fully Booked