Date: 9/7/2017, 9:00 am—12:00 pm
County: Alameda County
Sponsor: Fred Finch Youth & Family Services
A client’s desire to end his or her life is one of the most frightening dilemma’s a therapist can face and unfortunately, it is a reality that must be addressed. Suicidal thoughts and intentions are experienced by a variety of clients across age, ethnicity and socioeconomic status during their life span. Therefore, it is beneficial for therapists to know how to manage their own anxiety while sitting with a suicidal client.