(Vancouver, WA) Suicide Assessment, Screening and Referral CE

Date: January 4, 2019
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location:  Show map
Red Cross Building at the Historic Reserve
605 Barnes St
Vancouver, WA 98661

Join us for a 3 hour CE course on Suicide Assessment, Screening and Referral.


The course meets the Washington State DOH suicide prevention training requirement for dental hygienists.

Dental hygienists are required to complete a 3 hour suicide screening and referral course by 2020.


Course Outline:

• Introduction and Overview
• Prevalence of Suicide
• I Jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge- video
• Suicide: Attitude Response Exercise
• Diversity
• Suicide & Military/Veterans
• What is Crisis?
• Relativity of Crisis
• Crisis Exercise
• Feelings of People in Crisis
• Goals of Crisis Intervention
• Crisis Intervention Techniques/Strategies
• Active Listening
• Suicide Warning Signs
• Suicidality Range
• Suicide Safety Challenges
• Traits of Suicidal Persons & Interventions
• Suicide Safety Assessment
• Strategies for Suicide intervention & Safety Assessment
• Resources for a Person in Crisis
• Safety Planning
• Suicide Safety


Speaker: Mark Niezgoda from Crisis Connections in Seattle, WA.

CEU: 3 Credits

Hosting Component: Greater Southwest WA
CE Coordinator: Sheryl Armstrong, RDH
Contact: sherylrdh@hotmail.com


Space is limited, RSVP today!

Early Bird Pricing by December 3rd:
□  ADHA Members: $80.00
□  Non Members/DDS: $90.00


December 4th Fees increase to:

□  ADHA Members: $85.00
□  Non Members/DDS: $95.00


$25 cancellation fee by December 21, 2018. No refunds given after December 21, 2018.


Register Today! Seats are limited