Suicide Prevention for Behavioral Health Providers: SELF-PACED ONLINE

1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2025

This training will consider basic strategies in addressing suicidal thoughts and behaviors, techniques for assessing suicidal ideation and considerations for best practices in responding to these unique situations. In addition we will evaluate how suicide may or may not have impacted us personally and the role that plays in our practice. Objectives: Participants will consider intentional practices when working with all clients, unique suicide risk factors for specific populations and the potential impact of specific life events as a risk factor. Participants will become aware of the annual number of suicides and the impact on society and others. Participants will review and/or be introduced to common assessment tools. Participants will consider and review effective response strategies when suicide risk factors are identified. This course will satisfy the 2 hour Suicide Awareness/Prevention CEUs required for most behavioral health workers. 

Presented by: Richard Shannon, NCC, MFT, LCADC

Continuing Education Units: 2 CEUs

This training is approved for continuing education by the following professional organizations:

  • National

    • National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)

    • International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)

  • Nevada

    • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors

    • Nevada State Board of Nursing

    • Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors

    • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers

Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.

Details

Date 01-01-2023 PST
End Date 12-31-2025 PST
Registration Start Date 01-19-2023 PST
Event Time Zone PST
Cut Off Date 12-31-2024 PST
Individual Price $40.00
$40.00
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