Suicide Prevention Training Program for Washington Healthcare Professionals (3 Hours): Screening and Referral
Objectives: Express an understanding of common myths related to suicide. Discuss the epidemiology and etiology of suicidal behavior. Summarize the risk and protective factors for suicide. Describe the process of screening and assessment for suicide and imminent harm via lethal means. Summarize actions to refer patients at risk of suicide. Discuss approaches for suicide prevention in Washington State.
Description: REQUIRED FOR WA OT/OTA: Suicide screening and referral; understanding suicide, risk and protective factors, screening tools, prevention.