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County of San Luis Obispo

Cultivating Empowerment: Preventing Suicide in the LGBTQ+ Community with 6 CEUs

This course meets the Board of Psychology requirement for suicide prevention training.

By attending this presentation participants will be able to:

  • Identify risk factors and warning signs for suicide that are specific to the LGBTQ+ communities
  • Apply LGBTQ+ Affirmative Therapy integrated with evidence-based suicide prevention interventions effective in reducing suicide risk
  • Link LGBTQ+ clients to appropriate suicide prevention resources in the community
  • Identify stages of identity development most vulnerable to suicide risk and effective interventions to reduce risk
  • Integrate safety planning into clinical work with LGBTQ+ clients at risk for suicide

For more information or to register for this event, click here.

Date: Friday, May 17, 2019 9:00 AM
Location: The Cliffs Hotel and Spa, 2757 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA 93449