November Caregiving Webinar: Suicide Risk Assessment & Prevention


Join the Military Caregiving Concentration team as they host their FREE monthly professional development webinar on the topic of ‘Suicide Risk Assessment and Prevention.’

Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Event Location: Overview of Suicide Risk Assessment & Prevention *No registration is required.

Edgar Villarreal, Ph.D., a Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Clinical Psychologist from the Department of Veterans Affairs, will provide a step-by-step approach to assessing, mitigating and documenting suicide risk when working with wounded service members and their families. The 60-minute presentation will offer techniques to better prepare service providers on how to manage challenges relating to suicides in the military.

CEU Credit Available!

The Military Families Learning Network will be providing 1.0 National Association of Social Workers (NASW) continuing education credit to credentialed participants. Certificates of Completion will also be available for training hours as well. For more information on CEU credits go to: NASW Continuing Education Instructions.

Interested in Joining the Webinar?

*No registration is required; simply go to Suicide Risk Assessment and Prevention  the day of the event to join. The webinar is hosted by the Department of Defense so you must install security certificates if you are not located on a military installation. Instructions for certificate installation can be found by clicking on DCO Adobe Certificate Installation. You can connect to the Adobe webinar using iPhone, iPad, and Droid apps. Search for DCO Connect in the respective stores.

For those who cannot connect to the Adobe site, an alternative viewing of this presentation will be running on Ustream.

This post was published on the Military Families Learning Network blog on November 6, 2014.


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