This webinar is free and open to the public.
Suicide is among the leading causes of death in the United States with an average of 130 suicides per day.*
As a behavioral health professional it’s important to understand the current suicide research to improve detection and your ability to screen high-risk clients/patients. In this webinar, participants will gain evidence-based screening tools and interventions to assist professionals in providing more comprehensive care to individuals at risk of suicide. Learn best practices for the development of safety plans and documentation. This webinar is eligible for 1 CE Credit from the BBS.
Instructor: Golnaz Agahi, DSW, LCSW, MPH, Associate Professor and Assistant Field Director of Social Work at Brandman University
In this webinar you will:
- Examine the current research and trends in suicide rates and attempts
- Gain suicide screening tools that you can implement immediately
- Improve skills in assessment of suicide ideation with low to high risk
- Learn how to develop a safety plan using evidence-based practices
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. Learn More
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.
Please note the above webinar time is in Pacific Time