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Griffith University offers World's First Graduate Certificate in Suicide Prevention Studies

Griffith University is the first tertiary institution in the world to develop the Graduate Certificate in Suicide Prevention Studies and Master of Suicidology qualifications.

Offered through the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP), students learn from renowned researchers and practitioners in the field of suicide prevention, guided by world leading scientist, MSRC Member Professor Diego De Leo.

Graduates will be equipped with specialist knowledge of suicidal behaviour that they can apply in an academic, policy or practical context within the fields of health, education, law enforcement, emergency, clergy, social and community service sectors.

AISRAP is one of three centres designated as a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention. AISRAP is also the Commonwealth National Centre of Excellence in Suicide Prevention.

All degrees are offered part-time and are available online or at the Mt Gravatt campus.

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