Suicide Prevention Part 2: Staff Training, Parent Education, Student Programs, and Screening

$16.00 [4.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours]

Course Number: #02-365

ceus automatically report to CE Broker In order to take this course, follow the steps below:
  1. Click Here to print the Course Worksheet
  2. Click Here to read the Course Material
  3. Click Here to take the Exam
You don't need to pay for an exam until AFTER you pass it. If you have any questions or need more information, please click here.

CE Course Description

Suicide continues to be an issue that faces many young people today, and schools have an obligation to do their part to help prevent such tragedies. This intermediate level continuing education course, developed using information from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), completes the two-part series that presents tools for helping schools plan and implement suicide prevention strategies. Part two focuses on staff training, parent education, student programs, as well as screening and assessment. Additionally, numerous resources that are available to help schools are outlined.

CE Course Objectives

1. Identify suicide prevention programs and activities that are effective for individual schools and respond to the needs and cultures of each school’s students.

2. Determine ways to integrate suicide prevention into activities that fulfill other aspects of the school’s mission, such as preventing the abuse of alcohol and other drugs

2. Describe the steps necessary to implement the components of a comprehensive school-based suicide prevention program, including the necessary elements of staff education and training.

4. Outline strategies to most effectively educate parents about suicide and related mental health issues.

5. Discuss various suicide screening programs that are available for schools, and how to enlist the support of administrators, staff, and parents through the screening process.

Did you know you can now get UNLIMITED Continuing Education Credit Hours for only $95/year?
Click Here to learn more.

System Requirements

In order to view this course, you will need to be able to view a PDF document for the course material. If your device doesn't have the capability to view a PDF, you can click here to download Adobe Acrobat for free.

« Back to Course List