Friday, December 4, 2020 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time
This webinar 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. This course will satisfy the 2 hour Suicide Awareness/Prevention CEUs required for behavioral health workers.
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.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 2
Cost: $45.00 with CEUs or Free for Information Only
Presented by: Rich Shannon, MFT, NCC
In addition to the CEUs below, this course is has been approved by the Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners, NV19-1209CE.
Workshops are approved by the following professional associations for continuing education hours:
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)
National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Nevada State Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug & Gambling Counselors
Nevada State Board of Nursing
State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists & Clinical Professional Counselors
State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers