Suicide in the Military

Suicide in the Military

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INSTRUCTOR: Craig Bryan, Psy.D; Executive Director, National Center for Veteran Studies, The University of Utah

TIME: 60 minutes

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COURSE OVERVIEW

Suicide in the Military is designed for healthcare professionals, mental health professionals, and public health providers. This course provides an overview of military suicide statistics and explains correlations that lead to an increase in military suicide. The course also discuss symptoms, adaptive traits, and treatment modalities related to suicidal behavior. By the end of this course, the learner will be able to describe the four domains associated with the suicidal mode, and discuss how deployments and experiences affect suicide rates within the military population.


SUBJECT AREAS

 

  • Mental Health
  • Suicide
  • Suicide in the Military

FORMAT

Web-Based Training, Self-Study (Online)


COURSE LENGTH

60 Minutes


CREDIT

One Continuing Education Credit / One Clock Hour


COURSE RELEASE DATE

March 4, 2016


TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is intended for social workers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, counselors and other mental health professionals working with Service members and Veterans.


COURSE LEVEL

Intermediate


OUTCOMES & OBJECTIVE

 

  • Describe the four domains associated with the suicidal mode
  • Discuss how deployments and experiences affect suicide rates within the military population

REGISTRATION/PARTICIPATION IN ACTIVITY PROCEDURE

 

  1. Length of Course: One Hour
  2. Review program schedule
  3. Register for course on PsychArmor's Virtual Learning Management System
  4. Attend and participate in 100% of program activity and evaluation

ACCREDITATION/APPROVAL


STATEMENT OF PARTICIPATION

A certificate of completion will be awarded to participants and accreditation records will be on file at PsychArmor Institute. In order to receive a certificate of completion from PsychArmor, learners must register in PsychArmor's learning management system, attend 100% of the program and complete the evaluations as directed in PsychArmor's course To inquire about CE's, contact Support@PsychArmor.org and provide your name, email, and license number.


COURSE SCHEDULE

 

  • Introduction (10 Minutes)
  • Overview of statistics for civilian suicide vs military suicide (10 Minutes)
  • Review of suicidal assessment techniques (5 Minutes)
  • Discussion on suicide and the connection with military deployment (10 Minutes)
  • Discussion about guilt, moral injury and the risk factors of suicide (10 Minutes)
  • Review of effective treatment and prevention in military (10 Minutes)
  • Conclusion and additional resources (15 Minutes)

COURSE INSTRUCTOR & CREDENTIALS

References are available for this course upon request at Support@psycharmor.org



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