AIRS Presents: Suicide Risk AssessmentOn Thursday March 26th, 2015 at 2:00pm EST, the Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS) will present a Webinar on Suicide Risk Assessment.
Courtesty of AIRS, here is the description of the webinar content:
“This webinar on Suicide Risk Assessment Training will provide a tool for assessing suicide risk and handling potential warning signs of suicide. Demian Laudisio of Switchboard of Miami will review various suicide assessment forms and provide orientation on what needs to be asked, and why, when conducting a suicide risk assessment. The session will also cover the importance of safety planning and documentation.”
Note: This free webinar is only available via the Internet. There is not a phone connection. If you can hear a video playing on Youtube, you should be able to access this webinar. This one hour session is appropriate as professional development towards AIRS Re-Certification.
This webinar aims to provide useful information for your helpline in regards to assessing the suicide risk of your callers. There are tons of great webinars, training opportunities, and other professional development opportunities presented by AIRS that are only available to members. Want to become a member of AIRS and take advantage of all the great perks of membership? Find out how.
Dana joined the iCarol team in 2013 after 12 years of direct service and administrative duties at a suicide prevention, crisis intervention, and empathetic listening helpline that also served as a 2-1-1 information and referral service. As the Communications and Social Media Manager at iCarol, you’ll find her presenting Webinars, Tweeting, Blogging, Facebooking, and producing other materials that aid helplines in their work.
In her spare time, Dana enjoys birdwatching, gardening, animal caregiving, and spending time with her family.