Lunch & Learn – Using QPR Concepts for Suicide Prevention
May 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
This presentation will use concepts from QPR (Question/Persuade/Refer) to reduce suicidal behaviors. Participants will learn suicide prevention strategies to facilitate the development of effective safety planning. Skill acquisition will be confirmed through the incorporation of case examples.
· Discuss risk factors and why people become suicidal
· Assist patients to identify protective factors.
· Perform risk assessments to facilitate safety planning and documentation
Presenter: Mark Besen, Ph. D
1.5 Contact Hours; 1.5 NBCC hours; 1.5 Category-A Psychology Hours
Credit will be awarded based on participant selection at time of registration. Contact hours will be awarded to all participants.
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