course »Youth Suicide Assessment and Prevention for Child Welfare Professionals

Date: 11/16/2020, 9:15 am—12:15 pm
County: Training Offerings
CEUs: 3
Sponsor: A Better Way, Inc.
Phone: 510-601-0203
Online Class

This 3-hour course will include a review of suicide risk factors, protective factors, and the assessment of risk severity. Attendees will then learn foundational Motivational Interviewing concepts and skills (the four processes, the righting reflex, sustain/change talk, O.A.R.S, and value identification) and practice using these to increase a client’s commitment to life/establish a dynamic and meaningful safety plan. The course will include large group discussion and breakout groups.