Suicide Prevention & Intervention

Please join ASU School of Social Work for Suicide Prevention & Intervention training. Suicide is a major public health concern indiscriminate of one’s age, gender, or socioeconomic status. In 2017 alone, the Centers for Disease Control reported over 45,400 suicides in the United States. This course will discuss ways individuals can become more comfortable with the topic of suicide, as well as educate and empower citizens to connect those in need to lifesaving services. Additionally, this course will delve into the difference between suicidal ideation and suicide itself. The National Suicide Hotline – 1-800-273-Talk(8255). Start by programing that in your phone today and tell others to do the same.

Registration fee $59.

Student Registration: Enrolled students may receive a discount. Please email cabhp@asu.edu for questions.

Please note that this training occurs online, via the ZOOM Platform. The link is provided in your confirmation email. Please log in at least 15-20 minutes in advance of the event start time so you can get situated, and troubleshoot if needed.

In-person attendance is limited to ten people. Remain vigilant against the virus by continuing to follow all public health protocols, including wearing a face covering and practicing physical distancing. ASU continues to offer fast, easy and free COVID-19 testing to all students, employees and the general public. Visit our testing webpage to make an appointment, or visit https://eoss.asu.edu/health/announcements/coronavirus/management for additional information on ASU's Coronavirus management policies and protocols.

For in-person attendees, paid parking close to our ASU offices on the 1st floor of the Westward Ho is available at the corner of Fillmore and Central, at street meters, and other parking lots downtown. We are unable to provide or validate parking for this event.

Attendees will earn 3 hours of CEs and we will be providing the following continuing education:

NAADAC - Addictions Counseling://www.naadac.org/ which is typically accepted by most licensing and certification bodies.

NASW: Approved by National Association of Social Works, Arizona Chapter for licensed Social Workers.

APA: The Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.

NBCC: The Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral Health has been approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6368.

You can find additional information here https://cabhp.asu.edu/ce-accreditation

Please contact cabhp@asu.edu with any questions.

Date: 
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
Downtown Phoenix Campus - Westward Ho Concho Room, 618 N. Central Ave, 1st Floor, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85004 or Online via Zoom Meetings
Course Delivery/Region: 
Online
CE: 
3
Event Type: 
Professional development