Videoconference: Working with Suicidal Patients and Survivors of Suicide Loss
Seminar Code: CIPS-001
One Session Program: 4.5 CE
Presenters: Jane G. Tillman, PhD, ABPP
Content Level: Intermediate
Date: April 15, 22, 29, 2021
Location: Live Interactive Online Webinar
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm (PDT); 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm (EDT)
Course Fee: $120.00; Candidates: $90.00; CEs: additional $30.00
The rate of suicide has been increasing in the USA since 1999, while worldwide, the rate of suicide is decreasing. This 3-session course will address both sociocultural contributors to suicide along with individual psychodynamics.
We will discuss risk and protective factors, various theories of suicide, and suicide in special populations with attention to LGBTQ+ persons and Black youth. We will discuss clinical challenges in the assessment and treatment of suicidal patients.