Suicide Prevention, Risk Assessment, and Intervention - Live Online (6hr CE)
Course Title: Suicide Prevention, Risk Assessment, and Intervention - Live Online
Course Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Course Developed By: Jennifer Kolb, LCSW in conjunction with Kristen Wilkinson, Psy.D.
Bio: Jennifer Kolb, LCSW; Social Work Consultant, reviewed and determined the course meets requirements for continuing education in the field of social work. This course is appropriate for masters and clinical level social workers. Jennifer graduated with a Master’s degree in Social Work with a specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Louisville, Kentucky. She specializes in school-based psychotherapy with children and adolescents, as well as licensing exam coaching and preparation.
Content By: Stone, D.M., Holland, K.M., Bartholow, B., Crosby, A.E., Davis, S., and Wilkins, N. (2017). Gerry Grossman, MA, LMFT, Melanie Haro, MA, LMFT, Kristen Hudson, MA, LMFT, Nancy Klein, MA, LMFT, Chuck Moshontz, MA, LMFT, Mary Ella Viehe, Ph.D, LMFT, Samantha Deming, MA, LMFT, Patricia Patton-Lehn, Ph.D., Aaliyah Madyun, B.A.
Course Delivery: Live Online, Instructor-led via Zoom Meeting
Course Description: A comprehensive look at suicide; current statistics, risk factors, effective assessment and research supported treatment strategies that reduce the odds of suicide. Contemporary trends in suicidal behaviors, high risk populations, and assessment protocols will be reviewed citing current research data to ensure attendees have the most up-to-date information on suicide. This course also reviews treatment interventions and the Standard of Care for all stages of suicidality, immediate crisis management, stabilization, and on-going treatment. It includes information regarding interventions for high-risk populations, including the highest risk group, individuals with past attempts. This thoughtfully paced diverse course with robust examples is designed to help attendees feel more confident and knowledgeable when faced with suicidal clients in the future.
- Identify relevant risk factors that can lead to suicide.
- Learn how you can best assess clients for the risk of suicide.
- Review the standard of care when managing a suicidal client.
- Highlight ALL stages of treating suicidal clients , immediate crisis management, stabilization, and on-going treatment.
- Review Evidence-Based treatment strategies shown to be successful.
- Identify specific interventions that will enhance your practice and confidence when managing suicidal clients in the future.
|Board Approvals||American Psychological Association (APA), Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), NBCC, Florida Board - Social Work, MFT, Counseling, and Psychology, NYSED - Social Work, MFT and Counseling Only, American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders|
|CE Format||Live Online|
|Asset Includes||Online Programs|