5b. May 3, 2024 PM: What Frontline and Clinical Professionals Should Know About the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline (IN PERSON)

Friday, May 3, 2024
1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Pre-register by April 27, 2024

This course will be in-person at Il Monastero, 3050 Olive St, St. Louis, MO 63103

3 CEHs

$30.00 SLU Alumni and pre-registered SLU practicum instructors

$50.00 All others

Course Description
Presenters: Jenny Deutsch, MSW, LCSW

Title: What Frontline and Clinical Professionals Should Know About the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

Objectives:
• Articulate the suicide and crisis line process for what to expect when someone contacts 988 suicide and crisis Lifeline
• Describe evidence-based practices for suicide assessment and prevention.
• Comprehend the significance of follow-up care for persons experiencing a suicidal crisis

Course description:  This course will provide social workers and other clinical professionals with information intended to increase confidence in referring clients to contact the 988 suicide and crisis Lifeline. Participants will learn what to expect when someone reaches out for support in terms of the risk assessment conducted by the crisis line responding personnel and types of referrals offered to connect the caller to care. Finally, participants will learn about evidence-based practices (EBPs) and Lifeline standards that are used to assess and to promote safety of clients experiencing a suicidal crisis.    

Bio:  Jenny Deutsch, MSW, LCSW is an Adjunct Clinical Professor with Saint Louis University School of Social Work and a clinician with Behavioral Health Response.  She has 25 years of experience in the field of crisis intervention, suicide prevention, supporting loss survivors and community education.

Stock number:

7715634

Price:

$50.00