Suicide Assessment - DVD - 6 Hours (w/Home-study)

Describes suicide risk assessment including how to structure an assessment interview, understand risk level, and take appropriate actions based on risk level and best practice. Identifies important elements of appropriate documentation for risk assessment. Discusses treatment and management of suicidal risk including evidence-based treatments with data from the past four years, safety planning, and continuity of care. Discusses suicide among veterans, including population-specific data, risk/protective factors, and intervention strategies. Describes importance of sensitivity to the client population we are discussing and the role of lived experience of survivors. Describes the implications of content learned in this course for nursing, dentistry, mental health, and other health care professions.
$83.00

Learning Objectives

  1. describe suicide risk assessment including how to structure an assessment interview, understand risk level, and take appropriate actions based on risk level and best practice.
  2. identify important elements of appropriate documentation for risk assessment.
  3. discuss treatment and management of suicidal risk including evidence-based treatments with data from the past four years, safety planning, and continuity of care.
  4. discuss suicide among veterans, including population-specific data, risk/protective factors, and intervention strategies.
  5. describe importance of sensitivity to the client population we are discussing and the role of lived experience of survivors.
  6. describe the implications of content learned in this course for nursing, dentistry, mental health, and other health care professions.
Contact Hours: 6
More Information About This Course: Suicide Assessment Accreditation PDF
Instructor M. Howard, Ph.D.

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