How to Conduct Suicide Risk Assessments for Children and Adolescents
Learn how to effectively communicate with children, adolescents, and their caregivers about suicide and self-harm and conduct suicide risk assessments with this trauma-informed training
Date & Time:
Friday, April 19, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Price: Include 3-3.5 CEUs
Standard Rate: $85
Group Rate: $75
Wilder Center (Amherst H. Wilder Foundation)
451 Lexington Parkway North
Saint Paul, MN 55104
About this trauma-informed workshop presented by the Wilder Community Mental Health and Wellness team:
Wilder's Community Mental Health and Wellness team is presenting this Trauma-Informed training called "Suicide Risk Assessment for Children and Adolescents."
What participants will learn:
- How to effectively communicate with children, adolescents, and their caregivers about suicide and self-harm.
- Risk and protective factors related to youth suicide.
- Conducting a suicide risk assessment with children and adolescents.
- Strategies for responding to self-harm behaviors in children and adolescents.
- Cultural considerations when responding to suicidal and self-harm thoughts and behaviors.
- How to manage risk factors (safety planning) and when to refer to a higher level of care.
- What to expect when you send a youth to the hospital for further evaluation.
Who should attend:
- Mental Health Professionals, Therapists, Social Workers, Medical Professionals
- Minnesota Board of Psychology - 3.0 CEU Hours
- Minnesota Board of Social Work - 3.0 CEU Hours
- MInnesota Board of Marriage and Family Therapy - 3.0 CEU Hours
- Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy - 3.5 CEU Hours
Questions about Suicide Risk Assessments, please contact Sara Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org
This educational training workshop is provided by the Wilder Center for Learning and Excellence™.