This course will help ABE teachers and volunteers learn about suicide and prevention. Learn about prevalence, causes, risk factors and warning signs of suicide. Master a suicide prevention method and practice role playing how to approach students who show signs of suicidal thinking. Prevention is key! Gain knowledge about ways to promote hope, problem solving and resiliency in the classroom.
This workshop is intended to address the re-licensure area for Suicide Prevention Best Practices for 1.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).