Suicide Prevention and Awareness
February 18, 2021 @ 11:30AM — 1:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Learn what questions to ask and how to navigate conversations about suicide
Suicide is among the top 10 leading causes of death in the United States and people of all ages and genders may be at risk. The session will increase awareness and provide comprehensive training on suicide in adolescent and adult populations. Attendees will increase skill in understanding suicide, conducting a thorough suicide risk assessment and recognizing signs and symptoms of suicidal behavior. The correlation between mental health and suicide will be detailed, and different options for treatment of suicidal behavior will be discussed.
Speaker: Crystal L. Frazier, Psy.D., M.P.A.
Program Director, Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Clinical Psychology, Licensed Psychologist Texas #3776
University of Texas Health Science Center, Tyler
1. Discuss the prevalence of suicide in adult and adolescent populations.
2. Identify and explain active and passive suicidal thoughts.
3. Identify warning signs for suicidal behavior.
4. Describe evidence-based steps to complete a suicide risk assessment.
5. List options for treatment of suicidal behaviors.
It is the participant's responsibility to check with their individual state boards to verify CE requirements for their state.
Accommodations for the Differently Abled
This event is offered online via Zoom and not at a facility. Individuals needing special accommodations, please contact: Maya Golden Bethany, firstname.lastname@example.org, (903) 881-3091.
Refunds will be offered for any participant that cancels prior to the start of the event on February 18, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. To request a refund, email email@example.com or call (903) 881-3091.
There is no known commercial support nor conflict of interest for this program.