Suicide Prevention Workshop 2020
Friday October 16, 2020
Doors Open at 8:00 AM with workshop starting at 8:30 AMSouthwest Riverside County Chapter of CAMFT invites you to join us for the most amazing mandated Suicide Prevention Workshop in Southern California where you can learn, eat, and enjoy yourself with us in Temecula’s beautiful wine county!
"Assessment and Intervention: New Research and New Approaches"
Presented by Ben Caldwell, PsyD
Identify two recent research findings in suicide that are causing clinicians to reevaluate their assessment and intervention procedures
Integrate two recent changes in preferred language around suicide.
Identify three current trends in suicidality
Identify five risk factors for suicide
Explain the difference between absolute risk and relative risk for suicide, and how this impacts suicide intervention strategies
Describe their responsibilities under California law related to terminally ill clients considering death by suicide
This lecture format course meets the continuing education requirements for LMFT's, LPCC's, LCSW's, and LEP's for the six (6) Course level is for beginners, intermediate and advanced practitioners. This course is intended for people working in mental health care, public health, education, justice, health care, social services, business, labor, and government sectors to help educate and encourage the usage of suicide prevention strategies in communities and states. This course satisfies the California BBS 2020-2021 Suicide Prevention requirements for Psychologists, MFTs, Counselors, and Social Workers.
About the Speaker:
Benjamin Caldwell is the author of five books, including Basics of California Law for LMFTs, LPCCs, and LCSWs, and Saving Psychotherapy. He serves as adjunct faculty for California State University Northridge. In his role as Chair of the Legislative and Advocacy Committee for the California Division of AAMFT, he was directly involved in California’s first-in-the-nation ban on reparative therapy for minors, and drove the change in title from “intern” to “associate” for prelicensed MFTs and PCCs. For his advocacy work, he was awarded the AAMFT Division Contribution Award in 2013. He maintains a private practice in Los Angeles, specializing in working with couples.
This lecture–format course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LMFT's, LCSW's, LEP's, and LPCC's required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
Sourthwest Riverside County CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFT's, LCSW's, LEP's, and LPCC's. Southwest Riverside County CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
Breakfast: A continental breakfast with morning beverages will be served at 8 am as people are registering.
Lunch: A gourmet buffet lunch with main courses of chicken and red meat, vegetables, salad and beverages are included in the cost of the workshop.
Location: Wilson Creek Winery (map)
Registration will open in August.
This Event Is Sponsored In Part By:
GOLD LEVEL SPONSORS
BRONZE LEVEL SPONSOR
If you have any questions, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org(Southwest Riverside Chapter of CAMFT is an Approved Continuing Education Provider, Provider #4843, registered with the Board of Behavioral Sciences)
Due to the elegant environment of this SWRC-CAMFT Event, seating is limited in this venue, so all registrations must be received by October 7th, 2020 by 5pm. There is no registering for this workshop in person.
Due to the logistics of this SWRC-CAMFT Event, any request for cancellation must be received no less than ten (10) days prior to this SWRC-CAMFT Event. Additionally, a request for cancellation is subject to a $25.00 administration fee. No cancellations for this SWRC-CAMFT Event will be available less than ten (10) days prior to this SWRC-CAMFT Event.
While SWRC-CAMFT strives to to assure fair treatment for all participants, there will be occasional issues which come to the attention of the workshop staff which will require action on the part of the SWRC-Board. Please put all grievances in writing about a speaker, the content presented by the speaker, the style of presentation, workshop offering, its’content, level of presentation, or the facilities in which the workshop was offered. SWRC-CAMFT will keep all grievances in confidentiality and work to remedy the situation as quickly as possible.
SWRC-CAMFT will accommodate any special requests to a reasonable degree including those with wheelchair needs, hearing and sight impairments, and learning disabilities. We do not discriminate against any individual or group with respect to any service, program or activity based on gender, race, creed, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, age, or other prohibited basis. SWRC-CAMFT will meet all applicable local, state, and federal standards, including the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.