Session 2: Systematically Identifying and Engaging Patients at Risk Part 1

October 29, 2020

Session 2:  Systematically Identifying and Engaging Patients at Risk Part 1 

This 2nd session of the series will include an overivew of setting up systems to identify patients who are suicidal, incorporating and using standardized screening and assessment tools and engaging patients in safety planning and lethal means safety. 

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. 

Grant Acknowledgement

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. 

Target Audience

This series is designed for physicians, psychologists, social workers, and nurses.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this session, the learner should be better able to: 

  1. Describe the Zero Suicide approach to identifying individuals with suicide risk via comprehensive screening and assessment.
  2. Demonstrate a basic understanding of the importance in a Zero Suicide approach of developing policies and protocols for safety planning, crisis support planning, and lethal means reduction in health and behavioral health care systems. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 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 APA
    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.
  • 1.50 Attendance
    Participants 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.
Course opens: 
09/30/2020
Course expires: 
10/29/2021
Event starts: 
10/29/2020 - 2:00pm
Event ends: 
10/29/2020 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

This is a live webinar. Once registered, you will receive email communications with the necessary access link and instructions. 

Presenter

Brian Ahmedani, PhD, LMSW
Associate Scientist
Center of Health Police & Health Services Research
Henry Ford Health System
Detroit, MI 

Dr. Ahmedani is a research scientist and licensed clinical social worker who has particular expertise in suicide prevention. He has led and participated in numerous federal and other funded studies on suicide prevention and has also conducted an evaluation of the award‐winning Perfect Depression Care/Zero Suicide program at Henry Ford Health System. Dr. Ahmedani has provided training and consultation on the Zero Suicide Model and Evidence‐Based Suicide Prevention Approaches in healthcare settings both nationally and internationally.   

Planning Committee

Jennifer Maloney
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

Maria Sullivan
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.

Available Credit

  • 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 APA
    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.
  • 1.50 Attendance
    Participants 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.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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