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Suicide Prevention in Juvenile Facilities

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About the Course:

Suicide Prevention in Juvenile Facilities covers the prevalence, risk factors, conditions of confinement, and the critical components of a suicide prevention policy. This course covers Adobe pages 26-34 only.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Suicide Prevention in Juvenile Facilities created by Lindsay M. Hayes in 0.

Journal/Publisher:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Publication Date:

April 2000

Course Material Author

Lindsay M. Hayes

Lindsay M. Hates, M.S., is Assistant Director of the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives. He has conducted research, provided technical assistance and training, and served as an expert witness in the area of jail, prison, and juvenile suicide for the past 20 years.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about suicide prevention in juvenile facilities. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the risk factors for adolescent suicide.

  2. Identify the critical components of a suicide prevention policy.

  3. Explain how intake screening and ongoing assessment of all confined youth are critical to a juvenile facilities suicide-prevention efforts.

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

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American Psychological Association (APA)

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1 credit hour

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Course Retired
Course Number 101180
1 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.49 out of 5
68 members have taken this course