CDP Presents: Suicide Risk Assessment - Online via Adobe Connect
13 September 2017, Noon to 1:30 p.m. Eastern
This 90-minute webinar (60 minutes instruction, 30 minutes Q&A), led by Sean Convoy, DNP, PMHNP-BC, is sponsored in part by the Cohen Veterans Network. This training will introduce strategies about how to assess, communicate with and engage at risk military Service members and Veterans who are potentially at risk for harm to self or others.
At the conclusion of this 1.5 hour webinar, participants will be able to:
- Explore how to assess for risk to self-harm and others among military service members and veterans.
- Discuss strategies for deescalating at risk military service members and veterans.
- Identify anticipatory tactics, techniques and procedures that can be used to streamline crisis intervention work.
- Develop a standardized approach about how to discuss gun and weapon ownership with at risk military service members and veterans.
This course will be presented via Adobe Connect teleconferencing software. Adobe Connect is browser-based, however an add-in may need to be installed before attending. Participants can test their computer's capabilities by clicking here (or visiting http://admin.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm) We recommend those using Internet connections on government or military locations test their ability to load Adobe Connect in advance of the event to ensure there are no technical difficulties. Microphones and webcams are not necessary, but you will need a computer with working speakers or headphones. If you encounter connection difficulties when using your computer, the Adobe Connect app is also available for iOS and Android devices. We will also be posting a recording of this event afterwards for on-demand viewing. However, CE credits will not be available for the recorded version.
Continuing Education Details:
CE credit information is being finalized. and will be added as soon as the infomation is complete. If you have any other questions or technical issues, please click here.
Please note: This webinar is a collaboration between the Center for Deployment Psychology and the Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) funded in part under an education contract with CVN. This collaboration does not imply any endorsement of the Cohen Veterans Network by the CDP, the Uniformed Services University or the Department of Defense.