Professional Development

Strategies for Suicide Risk Assessment and Intervention

DATE & TIME

Thursday, August 13 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CONTACT INFORMATION

Michelle Lewis

Phone: 800.632.0094

exedhealthcare@brandman.edu

LOCATION

Online

This webinar is free and open to the public.

Suicide was the 10th leading cause of death in the United States according to the National Institute of Mental Health*

The suicide rate in the United States is continuing to increase year-over-year. As providers, it is essential to understand how to properly assess suicide risk and associated factors in order to engage in direct conversations with clients. In this webinar, participants will gain strategies for intervention, suicide management, and prevention.  This webinar is eligible for 1 CE Credit.

Instructor: Katie McBain, LMFT/Psychologist 

In this webinar you will:

  • Identify factors involved with suicide risk and recognize factors that increase overall risk as well as mitigate risk
  • Recognize relevant California state and federal laws that pertain to suicide/harm to self
  • Explain relevant information on the necessity of initial assessment, monitoring, and re-assessment of suicide risk
  • Summarize the strategies presented that focus on therapeutic interventions primary prevention of suicide

Who should attend: Social workers, psychologists, counselors, marriage and family therapists, and other behavioral health professionals.

How to earn CE credit:

To earn 1 CE credit, participants must attend the live webinar or watch the recording, then register and successfully complete a multiple-choice assessment and evaluation to receive a certificate of completion.
CE Credit Registration Cost: $20

Brandman University is recognized by the (BBS) California Board of Behavioral Sciences to provide continuing education credit per BPC Section 1887.4.3.

*https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/statistics/suicide.shtml


Please note the above webinar time is in Pacific Time

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