Session 3: Engaging Patients at Risk through Suicide Care Management Plans and Treating Suicide Directly and Providing Relentless Follow‐Up
Session 3: Engaging Patients at Risk through Suicide Care Management Plans and
Treating Suicide Directly and Providing Relentless Follow‐Up
This 3rd session of the series covers developing suicide care management plans and embedding them into Electronic Health Records with a review of evidence‐based treatment strategies for suicidality and the importance of a timely care transition between health care/program settings, and Relentless follow‐up to assure continuity of care.
This webinar series is jointly provided by the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Washington County Zero Suicide Program.
In collaboration with the Zero Suicide Institute.
This training is funded by Grant SM-17-006 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
This series is designed for physicians, psychologists, social workers, and nurses.
After participating in this session, the learner should be better able to:
- Describe the Zero Suicide approach to engaging individuals identified to be at risk of suicide in a suicide care management plan.
- Demonstrate a basic understanding of the importance in a Zero Suicide approach of all clients with suicide risk, regardless of setting, receiving evidence-based treatment to address suicidal thoughts and behaviors directly, in addition to treatment for other mental health issues.
- Explain the importance of successful suicide care transitions and specifying the contacts and supports needed throughout the process to manage any care transition.
This is a live webinar. Once registered, you will receive email communications with the necessary access link and instructions.
Virna Little, PSyD, LCSW‐r
Concert Health Chief Operating Officer
Concert Health, San Diego, CA
Dr. Virna Little is currently the Chief Operating Officer and co‐founder of Concert Health, a national organization providing behavioral health services to primary care providers, the Director of the Center for Innovation in Mental Health at the CUNY School of Public Health in New York and the co‐founder of Zero Overdose, a not for profit addressing the national crisis of unintentional overdoses. She has a Doctoral degree in Psychology, a Masters in Social Work and Business Administration and Healthcare, is a Certified Care Manager (CCM) and a recognized Substance Abuse Professional (SAP). Dr. Little is a nationally and internationally known speaker for her work in integrating primary care and behavioral health, developing sustainable integrated delivery systems and suicide prevention. She is also a faculty member for the national and international Zero Suicide initiatives and has spoken on national suicide prevention strategies at the White House.
Coordinator, Office of CME
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Susan A. Orban, LICSW
Director, South County Healthy Bodies, Health Minds
Coordinator, Washington County Zero Suicide Program
Director, Office of CME
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Jan Ulrich, MA
Zero Suicide Institute
Education Development Center
Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and South County Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds. The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education.
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Education for Psychologists
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
This activity is approved for 1.5 Category 1 CE Credits. Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only.
Continuing Education for Social Workers
An application has been submitted to the Rhode Island Social Work Board of Licensure.
Other Healthcare Providers
Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Many other disciplines accept AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM towards re-licensure or recertification. Check with your state licensing board to verify.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.50 APAThe Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
- 1.50 AttendanceParticipants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.