Cornerstone Counseling Center, LLC
2102 Franklin Street
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Phone: (256) 519-9000
Fax: (256) 519-9002
January 26, 2018
Navigating Suicide Assessment: A Roadmap for Providers
8:30 am - 4:15 pm
Check-In begins at 8:00 am
6.0 Contact Hours
Presenter: Dr. Nicole Siegfried, Ph.D., CEDS-s
Location: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 200 Longwood Dr SE Huntsville, AL 35801
Description: Clinicians report that engaging with suicidal clients evokes the highest anxiety of any issue presented in session; yet, many providers are undertrained in navigating the assessment of this mental health issue. The Joint Commission has recognized suicide assessment as a gap area for providers, and has made this an area of focus in training and accreditation. This workshop will provide participants with strategic evidence-based tools for assessing suicidality among clients. Attendees will leave this workshop with useful handouts and a greater understanding of the roadmap to evaluating suicide in practice.
Learning Objectives Include:
· Define the challenge of assessing and treating suicidality in mental health settings
· Describe risk assessments for suicidality
· Employ risk-level interventions for suicidality
Cost: $75 Early-bird (by 1/19/18)
$100 Regular (through 1/25/18)
Cornerstone Counseling Center, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6834. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Cornerstone Counseling Center, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Cornerstone Counseling Center, LLC has been approved by the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners, #0575.
Refund and Cancellation Policy:
Refunds are granted, less a $25 administrative fee, for those requests received in writing by email within two weeks of the seminar. Email requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. No refunds will be given if received less than two weeks from the seminar. If a person fails to attend the seminar and fails to contact us prior to the seminar about a cancellation, no refunds will be issued nor applied to a future seminar. If Cornerstone Counseling Center, LLC cancels any seminars, a full refund will be given. Cornerstone Counseling Center, LLC reserves the right to cancel any seminars due to low enrollment, weather, or other unforeseen circumstances. By enrolling in a seminar, you agree to and will adhere to this policy.
About the Presenter: Dr. Nicole Siegfried is a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist (CEDS) and a licensed clinical psychologist. She is the Clinical Director of Castlewood at The Highlands Treatment Center for Eating Disorders in Birmingham, AL and the National Director of Eating Disorder Program Development for Castlewood. She previously served as an Associate Professor of Psychology at Samford University and is currently Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology at University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is an international speaker and has published research, magazine articles, and book chapters in the field of eating disorders and suicide. Dr. Siegfried is president of the Alabama Regional Chapter of IAEDP. She is a member of the Academy of Eating Disorders (AED) and Co-Chair of the Eating Disorders and Suicide Prevention AED Special Interest Group.
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