April 12, 2023
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The live professional training program on Child and Adolescent Suicide: Prevention, Crisis Management, and Postvention is presented by David Capuzzi, PhD, NCC, LPC.
According to the American Association of Suicidology and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the adolescent age group is now at the highest risk of suicide in one-third of all countries.
This program addresses the significant concerns of suicide and adolescent and teen suicide prevention. The program also provides the training needed by counselors, social workers, and other helping professionals to effectively assist those at risk of attempting suicide.
It includes myths connected with suicide, risk and protective factors for suicide; signs and symptoms, suicidal assessment; ethical and legal issues surrounding suicide; and counseling techniques with children, adolescents, survivors, and their families.
This training includes risk factors for what leads to teenage suicide. Guidelines for children, adolescent and teen prevention, crisis management, and postvention are all presented.
This live program is intended for mental health and other allied professionals.
This live program is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians.
David Capuzzi, PhD
David Capuzzi, PhD, NCC, LPC, is a faculty emeritus of Walden and professor emeritus of Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. Previously, he served as an affiliate professor in the Department of Counselor Education, Counseling Psychology, and Rehabilitation Services at Pennsylvania State Un...
Upon completion of this program you will be able to:
Describe explicit guidelines for prevention, crisis management, and postvention (follow-up) after an attempt or completion and how and when to apply them with clients
Describe the myths connected with youth suicide
Describe risk and protective factors connected with youth suicide prevention
Describe the components of the suicidal profile
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Have a sudden change of plans and are unable to attend live? No worries, you will be given access to the on-demand version of the program once available. Alternately, your registration can be migrated to another live event.
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