Social Disconnection in Late-Life Suicide

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$90.00 for 7 credits

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Description

This course is a virtual workshop from NIMH on Social Disconnection in Late Life Suicide.

The focus of the course is to take a in-depth look at the current state of the science on social disconnection and suicide in late life. That includes looking at the mechanisms with which social disconnectedness can affect late-life suicide, the potential treatment targets and opportunities, and the potential barriers for time to effectively implement the interventions.

The format includes brief expert-led presentations, moderated discussions among the presenters, and then a final moderated discussion.

Target audience: Psychologists, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, social workers, addiction counselors, nurses.

This CE program is designated as beginner.

There is no known conflict of interest or commercial support.

This course contains 3 videos from the NIMH virtual workshop with transcripts.

This content has been sourced with approval from NIMH.

Date of workshop/recording: Sept 2020.

 

 

 

Syllabus

  • Print Version / Test Preview
  • Video Social Disconnection in Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatments, Targets, and Interventions Part One with Dr. Elizabeth Necka, PhD and Dr. Jovier Evans, PhD
  • Video Social Disconnection in Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatments, Targets, and Interventions Part Two with Dr. Elizabeth Necka, Phd and Dr. Jovier Evans, PhD
  • Video Social Disconnection in Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatments, Targets, and Interventions Part Three with Dr. Elizabeth Necka, PhD and Dr. Jovier Evans, PhD
  • Transcript
  • References and Citations
  • CE Test
  • Evaluation

Author Bio

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 2020.

CE Approvals

At Health is an APA-Approved Sponsor At Health, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. At Health, LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

At Health is an NBCC-Approved SponsorAt Health, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6949. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. At Health, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

NAADAC_logoAthealth.com is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460.

At Health is an Approved Sponsor of the California Board of NursingAt Health, LLC is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CA BRN), Provider # CEP 17059. California Licensed Vocational Nurses and California Psychiatric Technicians can take online courses by California Board of Registered Nursing (CA BRN) approved providers, such as At Health, LLC, to fulfill their CE requirements.

At Health is an Approved Sponsor of the Texas State Board of ExaminersAt Health, LLC is an approved provider of the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider #7566.

At Health, LLC, Provider #1707, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credits. At Health, LLC, maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 6/3/2020-6/3/2023.

It is At Health's understanding that these programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social work in Arkansas.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.

It is At Health's understanding that these programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social workers, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, master's level psychologists, licensed clinical psychotherapists, and alcohol and other drug abuse counselors in Kansas.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.

It is At Health's understanding that these programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for mental health practice and for social work in Nebraska.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.

It is At Health's understanding that these programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for psychologists, pastoral psychotherapists, clinical social workers, clinical mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, and alcohol and drug abuse counselors in New Hampshire.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.

It is At Health's understanding that  these programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social workers, professional counselors, marital and family therapists, and clinical pastoral therapists in Tennessee.  State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.

Other jurisdictions may accept trainings offered by At Health, LLC for your continuing education requirements. Restrictions may apply. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.”

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Page last modified or reviewed by athealth.com on Jan 18, 2022.

Learning Objectives

Based on the content of this course, I can:

  • Discuss the mechanisms of social disconnection in late-life suicide
  • Describe and give examples of social connections, social support, social isolation and loneliness
  • List problematic behaviors that influence morbidity and mortality in late-life
  • Compare the support shown by and expected from family, friendship, and congregation networks
  • Explain how and when internet search data can potentially identify suicide attempts
  • Illustrate why it is challenging to assess suicide risk

3 reviews for Social Disconnection in Late-Life Suicide

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