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Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment Based on TIP 50

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About the Course:

This course is a condensed version of TIP 50, Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment. It includes: consensus panel recommendations, types of suicidal thoughts and behaviors, getting ready to address suicidality, 10 points to remember about suicidality, warning signs (direct and indirect) for suicide, risk factors, protective factors, and GATE a four step process for identifying and responding to suicidality. It is a practical guide, which an emphasis on assessing risk, continuing clinical care with suicidality in mind, and competent comprehensive clinical supervision.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment Based on TIP 50 created by SAMHSA in 2013.

Publication Date:

2013

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge that substance and alcohol misuse are risk factors for suicide.

  2. Identify warning signs (direct and indirect), risk factors and protective factors for suicide.

  3. Summarize the GATE process of screening, assessing and treating suicide.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

1.75 credit hour

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

1.75 credit hour

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1.75 credit hour

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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

1.75 credit hour

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Course Number 102574
1.75 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
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