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WEBINAR: Lethal Plans: When Older Adults Turn to Suicide in Long-Term Care

August 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Content

This training will discuss why older Americans are thinking about taking their life while in long-term care settings. We will review the warning signs of suicide. Learn how to ask the question about suicide in a compassionate manner and discuss who to contact and what to do if the resident needs additional intervention. Local and national resources will be provided so you are prepared.     

Objectives

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

    1. Describe mental health needs for residents in longterm care 
    2. Recognize the warning signs of suicide and the steps following 
    3. Identify how to promote positive emotional health in all residents 

 Audience

This webinar is appropriate for all in nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, and hospice and palliative care organizations. 

Speaker

Jennifer Hagen, Clinical Social Worker with the Department of Veterans Affairs 

Continuing Education

One and a half  hours of continuing education are available. Please defer to your licensing board or agency to ensure courses taken meet your license requirements.

Webinar Registration Fees

Registration Fee……………………….. $55 per individual

(One and a half continuing education hours, live webinar, and on-demand recording included)

Registration Information

Webinar registration fees are non-refundable. See substitution, cancellation, and refund policies here.

Webinar fees must be paid in advance.

 

 

Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://learn.nehca.org/

Venue

Webinar Online
1200 Libra Drive, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68512 United States
Phone:
402-435-3551
Website:
www.nehca.org

Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://learn.nehca.org/

Venue

Webinar Online
1200 Libra Drive, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68512 United States
Phone:
402-435-3551
Website:
www.nehca.org