Suicide Risk Factors and Prevention
Presented by Angela Brinton, LMHC, Founder and Executive Director, SCOPE (School Community Outreach Program) and Dominique Spano
3.0 CEUs General
Teen suicide is a growing health concern. It is the second-leading cause of death for young people ages 15 to 24, surpassed only by accidents, according to the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Suicide is a relatively rare event and it is difficult to accurately predict which persons with risk factors will ultimately commit suicide.
This training unique workshop on suicide prevention and awareness is unlike traditional training sessions, we will be providing a live performance of FREAK.
Goals and Learning Objectives:
- Promote awareness that adolescent suicide is a preventable public health problem
- Develop comprehensive, broad-based prevention strategies: biopsychosocial approach
- Identify risk factors and discuss the impact of social media
- Promote protective factors in the clinical setting
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Not Registered / Walk-ins - Seat Not Guaranteed; Assigned First-Come:
Dale Mabry Campus of Hillsborough Community College, 4001 W. Tampa Bay Blvd, Student Services Building Auditorium room 111 Tampa - Click this link for Campus Map: DMCampusMap.pdf - suggested parking in Lot 1