Suicide Prevention

$12.50
Screen-Shot-2019-02-20-at-8.34.38-PM-e1551482847187

COURSE DESCRIPTION

As the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and the second leading cause of death (after accidents) for people aged 10 to 34, suicide is a serious public health problem. Men are more than three times more likely than women to take their lives. Yet, suicide is preventable. Knowing the risk factors and recognizing the warning signs for suicide can help prevent suicide.  In this two hour training, the presenter is going to identify the risk and protective factors.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Recognize the impact suicide has on families and communities
  • Define suicide, suicide attempt, and suicide ideation
  • Identify risk factors for suicide at the individual, relationship, community and societal
    level
  • Identify internal vs. external protective factors.
  • Explain the effective ways to reduce an individual’s risk factors by increasing their protective
    factors.
  • Describe the dispel myths about suicide.
  • Show the complete formal suicide risk assessment and complete a Safety Contract
  • Increase resources in your risk assessment “toolbox”

Target Audience: Psychologists, Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, & Licensed Professional Counselors

Content level: Beginner to intermediate

2 CE hour credits approved by ASWB, NAADAC, & NBCC

Course Features

  • Lectures 2
  • Quizzes 1
  • Duration 2 hours
  • Skill level Beginner to Intermediate
  • Language English
  • Students 1015
  • Certificate Yes
  • Assessments Self
  • Video Recording 1

    • Lecture1.1
      Suicide Prevention Video Recording 02 hour
  • Course Evaluation 1

    • Lecture2.1
      Suicide Prevention Course Evaluation
  • Quiz 1

    • Quiz3.1
      Suicide Prevention 15 questions
Rawson Carlin, B.A., M.A., M. Div., D. Min.; Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (North Carolina #LCMHC-5278); Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist (North Carolina #LCAS-1086); Certified Clinical Supervisor (North Carolina #CCS-603); North Carolina Problem Gambling Provider; National Certified Counselor #NCC-209297; Master Addiction Counselor #MAC-507109; Distance Certified Counselor #1464; and a DOT registered Substance Abuse Professional; and Ordained Minister with over 30 years of counseling experience. He is the founder and president of E Care Counseling, PLLC in Mooresville, NC where he is in private practice providing addiction and mental health counseling, supervises substance abuse counselors, and presents NAADAC and NBCC approved education for counselors via webinars. Rawson completed a residential substance abuse treatment program over 40 years ago and has never had a slip or relapse. He directed Teen Challenge programs, faith-based therapeutic communities for clients with addiction disorders, for 11 years in three states, and has pastored churches. He has been active in substance abuse treatment for over 30 years including employed as an addiction therapist serving veterans for almost 8 years with the Department of Veterans Affairs, in-home crisis counselor, a counselor with Georgia Department of Corrections for 8 years, for 5 years as a counselor with a physician treating patients with opioid use disorders, and has also been providing distance counseling online for about 14 years. He is a public speaker making presentations at conferences, schools, and churches.
$12.50