Addressing Suicidal Behavior in the U.S. Military - Rockville, MD 21-22 June 2017

One Central Plaza - Conference Center , 11300 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852 United States

Addressing Suicidal Behavior in the U.S. Military - Rockville, MD 21-22 June 2017

Registration ends in: 2 months, 12 days, 22 hours, 24 minutes

Military Only

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Meet The Team

Lisa French, Psy.D.
Lisa French

Assistant Director of Military Training Programs

April Thompson

Cognitive Behavior Therapy Trainer

Event Details

  • Cost:
    $0.00
    CE Credits:
    Yes
    Date and Time:
    2017-06-21 08:00 to 2017-06-22 16:30 (EDT)
    Course type:
    Training
    Registration deadline:
    2017-06-07
    Audience:
    Military Only
    City: Rockville
    Address: One Central Plaza - Conference Center , 11300 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852 US
Add to Calendar 06/21/2017 08:00 AM 06/22/2017 04:30 PM America/New_York Addressing Suicidal Behavior in the U.S. Military - Rockville, MD 21-22 June 2017 MM/DD/YYYY One Central Plaza - Conference Center 11300 Rockville Pike Rockville, MD 20852 United States The Center for Deployment Psychology cadams@deploymentpsych.org

Course information

The Center for Deployment Psychology (CDP) is offering a two-day workshop entitled "Addressing Suicidal Behavior in the U.S. Military: Strategies for Assessment, Crisis Intervention and Treatment" on 21-22 June 2017 from 0800-1630 EST in Rockville, MD.  The flyer, FAQ, instructor info, etc. may be found here.  Learning objectives include:

  1. Describe some of the similarities and differences in suicide risk factors between civilian and military populations.
  2. Summarize two key psychological theories of suicide with clear implications for risk assessment/treatment.
  3. Define/classify suicide and related thoughts and behaviors.
  4. Assess risk for suicide in a manner that is sensitive to both proximal and distal risk factors.
  5. Utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Suicide in the treatment of suicidal behavior.

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Attendance Requirements

To be eligible you must be a Tri-Service military/DoD/GS mental health clinician (to include civilian contractors) that provides therapy to Service members at a military facility.  Participants must attend the full 2 days to receive CEs; no partial credit will be given. CMEs are not available but psychiatrists and other MH providers not covered by our credits administrator are welcome to attend and arrange for credits through their licensing boards. We are unable to accommodate non-DoD providers for this training. For more information on CE credits offered, please click hereCertificates typically arrive about 4 weeks after a training via email from PESI, our credits administrator.

You will receive a registration confirmation notice in the next 7 business days, and questions may be addressed to Ms. Kris Hannah (khannah@deploymentpsych.org).

Registration for this workshop will close on 7 June at 1530 East Coast time, unless it fills up prior to that day.

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