John O'Neill, EdD, LCSW, LCDC, CAS, will present "How to Manage Suicide Risk in Substance Users" Thursday, September 20, from 12 to 1 pm Central Time. This free webinar is intended for mental health professionals.
O'Neill is the clinical director of Menninger's Outpatient Services' location in Bellaire, Texas. His previous roles include director of Addictions Services and program director for the Professionals Program.
This webinar will focus on developing awareness of suicidal risk factors and warning signs in a substance-using population. Participants will develop insight into the correlation between substance use and suicide, explore ethical issues, devise risk assessments and create appropriate interventions. Participants will be introduced to assessment techniques that will help them develop an understanding of the client’s state of mind. Most importantly, participants will engage in an exploration of how they approach the critical conversation of well-being and safety.
Participants will be able to:
Register now for this free webinar. (Please note this is not a CE event.)