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Suicide in the Elderly

Title: Suicide in the Elderly

CE/CME Offered:

CE/CME Credit Available: Nurse and Social Worker
Cost: 

Member Price: $35.00
Non-Member Price: $70.00

Payment Options:

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Length: 1.30 hours
Description:

Although suicide is a very difficult topic to cover, this course provides the clinician with assistance in identifying the warning signs of suicidal ideation in the elderly. In addition, risk behaviors, common myths regarding suicidal behavior and strategies for crisis intervention are covered. Statistics show that suicide rates in the elderly are increasing annually, thus the need for clinicians to have this important information.

Objectives:

  • Identify the warning signs of suicidal ideation in the elderly
  • Identify and understand the risk behaviors, common myths regarding suicidal behavior and strategies for crisis interventions
  • Understand the statistics behind suicide in the elderly
Subject
Matter Expert:

TBD

Disclosure:

Planners: Patricia Jaime, LMSW, Sandra Doolittle, MSW, Deborah Scholl, RN BSN, MSM and Peggy Patton, RN MHCL, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Subject Matter Expert: TBD

CE/CME
Credit Hours:
Nurse: 1.3Contact Hours
Social Work: 1.3 Contact Hours
Completion:

In order to complete this online activity, participants must view the course in its entirety, correctly answer all case studies and quiz/test questions (as appropriate) and complete the evaluation. You will have access to the course for 90 days from the date of purchase.

This TCG CHEX eLearning course is being provided through NHPCO’s collaboration with The Corridor Group, Inc.

Corridor Media is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 1.3 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN, or LMHT re- licensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider Number: LT00270-    0111.

Corridor Media, Inc. is approved as a provider of continuing education by the National Association of Social Workers. This course is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886604804-1154) for 1.0 [Social Work] continuing education contact hours. National Association of Social Workers Approval Number: 886604804    

Course Release
Date for Nurse CE:

06/01/2011

Course review date: 10/23/2015

Course Expiration
Date for Nurse CE:

11/14/2018 
Course Release
Date for Social Work CE:
08/01/2012
Course review date: 10/23/2015
Course Expiration
Date for Social Work CE:
 11/14/2018

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