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SCL1201 - Assessment for Suicidality: A Primer for Mental Health Clinicians. . . 3 CE Contact Hours

$ 30.00



Assessment for Suicidality:
A Primer for Mental Health Clinicians

Description: This course is designed
to provide a comprehensive introduction
to assessing for suicide risk.


Upon completing this course,
the trainee will understand the following:

-Why and when people are likely
to commit suicide
-The factors that increase the risk
of suicide and the ramifications
for suicide prevention
-Questions to ask in a comprehensive
suicide assessment
-Sources of information for suicide risk
-What steps should be taken if a client
presents with suicidality

This course contains materials that can
decrease liability risks for mental health
clinicians in handling suicidal clients.

This beginning level course is primarily
designed for clinicians early in their career,
or for clinicians reviewing basic concepts in this area.

This course was written by Charles D. Safford, LCSW,
President of, Inc., with guidance and input
from other senior, Inc. course developers
and from NASW GA. Mr. Safford has over 40 years
of post-master’s experience as a clinician,
and has over 25 years of experience as a training
developer and trainer in business and clinical settings.


Approvals: has been approved by NBCC as
an Approved Continuing Education Provider,
ACEP No. 6071.

Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit
are clearly identified. is solely responsible for all aspects
of the programs.

As noted on the NBCC web site, "most professional counselor
state licensure boards readily accept NBCC credit
for licensure renewal.", Inc., provider #1104, is approved
to offer social work continuing education by the Association
of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through
the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program.

Organizations, not individual courses,
are approved as ACE providers.

State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority
to determine whether an individual course may be accepted
for continuing education credit., Inc. maintains responsibility for this course.

ASWB Approval Period: 11/15/2023 to 11/15/2026.

Social workers participating in this course will receive;
3 clinical continuing education clock hours.

With the notable exception of New York and New Jersey,
ASWB approval is accepted for licensed social workers.

This course is approved for 3 contact hours