ADULT focused – Suicide Assessment & Intervention Training – Part 1
Must attend both days to complete the training
ADULT focused – Suicide Assessment & Intervention Training (6 CEs)
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LOCATION: Online via Zoom
AUDIENCE: The training is for mental health professionals or anyone in a position to work with adults experiencing a suicidal crisis. This training is reserved for Alameda County Behavioral Health (ACBH) and contracted Provider Staff. CE credit is only available for County staff and contracted ACBH provider staff.
TRAINER: Cris Rita, MA, Community Education Coordinator and Instructor at Crisis Support Services of Alameda County.
DESCRIPTION: The workshop uses a combination of teaching methods, including didactic work, lecture, and discussion. Participants will be encouraged to explore their own feelings toward suicide and suicidal clients. The workshop will cover suicide statistics, trauma, and suicide theory with an emphasis on Thomas Joiner’s model. Participants will learn methods of suicide risk assessment and will be introduced to screening tools that aid in determining risk. Emphasis will be placed on how to talk about and ask about suicide with a client.
REGISTRATION Limited – open until filled.
See FLYER for details.