Assessment of Suicidality in Children and Adolescents
In this webinar, we will review statistics related to suicidal behavior in children and adolescents, as well as more recent research on the impact of COVID-19 and suicidality among youth. We will identify common “red flag” indicators of potential suicidal intent/behavior, commonalities and myths about suicide, and relevant developmental considerations. We will review risk assessment areas to explore, the use of functional behavioral analysis when assessing for suicidality, as well as evidence-based screening and assessment forms for use in practice. Less...
- Summarize the prevalence of suicide and suicidal behavior among children and adolescents in the U.S.
- Identify at least 3 important indicators of suicidal intent and behavior.
- Describe evidence-based screening, assessment, and prevention efforts.
Thursday, March 10, 2022
11:00 AM EST - 02:15 PM ESTRegister for this Webinar
About the speaker
Geetha Gopalan, LCSW, PhD
CE Information - Earn 3 CE Credit Hours
American Psychological Association
Association of Social Work Boards
National Board for Certified Counselors
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
New York Education Department Board for Licensed Psychoanalysts
New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
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