Suicide Prevention
and Intervention

Session Details

Date: Monday, January 31st
Time: 9:00am - Noon (MST)
Location: Online Zoom Meetings
Cost: Registration fee is $59.00*

*Organizations registering more than ten people, and enrolled students may receive a discount. Contact SSWEvents@asu.edu 

Please note that this training occurs online, via the ZOOM Meetings Platform. Login links are sent via email the week before the training. Please log in through the link provided at least 15 minutes in advance of the event start time so you can get situated, and troubleshoot if needed.

 

Suicide is a major public health concern indiscriminate of one’s age, gender, or socioeconomic status.

In 2017 alone, the Centers for Disease Control reported over 45,400 suicides in the United States. This course will discuss ways individuals can become more comfortable with the topic of suicide, as well as educate and empower citizens to connect those in need to lifesaving services. Additionally, this course will delve into the difference between suicidal ideation and suicide itself. The National Suicide Hotline – 1-800-273-Talk(8255). Start by programing that in your phone today and tell others to do the same.

During this session participants will:

1) Discuss the prevalence of suicide nationally and locally.
2) Learn relevant nomencalture surrounding suicide and self-harm.
3) Learn about screening for depression, suicidal ideation, and non-suicidal self-injury.
4) Differentiate between potentially lethal suicidal ideation and non-suicidal self-injury.
5) Identify evidence-based practices to address self-harm and suicidal ideation.
6) Receive community resources that are appropriate and relevant to patient needs.

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