Warning Signs of Suicide When Discontinuing Opiods

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Independent / Correspondence
Software
HealtheKnowledge.org
Support Phone
+1 (844) 284-9616
Support Website
https://hek.zendesk.com/hc/en-us
Cost Range
FREE
Funding for this course was made possible by grant no. 1H79TI080816-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

Host And Instructor

Host
NW Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network (MHTTC)
Instructor
TBD
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Training Overview Description

This 30-minute course is intended to help community providers identify their role in helping patients transition away from a dependence on opioids and to encourage them to study more about pain management and suicide prevention.

Event-specific Details

The objectives of the course are to teach the community providers how to:

  • Define the meaning of the SAVE acronym
  • Identify the warning signs of suicide
  • Explain how to conduct a suicide assessment
  • Describe how to discuss lethal means
  • Refer patients at imminent risk of suicide, or in need of further assessment, to live crisis resources.

Funding for this course was made possible by grant no. 1H79TI080816-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).