WEBINAR 26 August 2020

Michael Durrant is joined by David Hains (Adelaide), Emma Burns (Hastings, New Zealand) and Heather Fiske (Nova Scotia, Canada)
for a discussion of Solution-Focused conversations and with people considering suicide.
(The recording is about 1 hour, 40 minutes)


(Updated 3pm Sydney time, 27 August 2020)

David Hains

An interview with David about his Solution Focused "journey" using the approach with acutely suicidal people from Journal of Solution Focused Brief Therapy) — DOWNLOAD PDF
Webinar with Emma Burns, Tim Wand, and David Hains, on Thursday 10th Sept 1530 to 1630 (World Suicide Prevention Day) "Conversations that create hope"  https://www.facebook.com/events/226835915301886/
Australasian Solution Focused Association:  https://www.solutionfocused.org.au/  
Journal of Solution Focused Practices (download):  https://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/journalsfp/ 
Journal of Solution Focused Practices (news): https://www.solutionfocused.org.au/journal


Emma Burns

Emma's "connecting with hope"page  https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=335229467328661&ref=content_filter 

Here's a recording of an interview with Emma Burns talking about her amazing work with the NZ Police:  https://www.facebook.com/ayse.adil/videos/10220087007658170/UzpfSTEwMDAwNTg3NzYxMDA4NToxNDEzODQ2NTk4ODIxMjQ3/


Heather Fiske

Heather Fiske, 401 Conrad Rd. Lawrencetown, NS  Canada B2Z 1S3


SFP 27 – Hope in Action: A Conversation with Heather Fiske about Solution Focused Suicide Prevention - SIMPLY FOCUS Podcast with Elfie Czerny & Dominik Godat - SF on tour    


Heather's book Hope in Action: Solution-Focused Conversations About Suicide — link to the Kindle store.


Three handouts Heather has provided:

20 good reasons to use SFBT in suicide prevention — DOWNLOAD WORD DOC

A few key ideas in SF suicide prevention — DOWNLOAD WORD DOC

What is helpful in Solution Focused conversations about suicide (One page summary) — DOWNLOAD WORD DOC


Michael Durrant

Two-day training in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in Sydney in October — Details HERE

Two handouts that might be useful:

Examples of Solution Focused questions to use in conversations about suicide — DOWNLOAD PDF

Examples of Solution Focused questions in crisis telephone counselling — DOWNLOAD PDF


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