04 Nov Suicide Prevention Modules for Healthcare Professionals
Posted at 12:16h in Community News
The Mental Health Commission of Canada has developed two free, accredited, online suicide prevention modules that are currently available for healthcare professionals. Both modules can be accessed online at:
mentalhealthcommission.ca/ English/online-modules- healthcare-professionals – registration is necessary to access the modules.
- Suicide: Facing the Difficult Topic Together – Empowering Physicians, Instilling Hope in Patients (CME credit – available until May 30, 2018)
- Suicide: Facing the Difficult Topic Together – Empowering Nurses, Instilling Hope in Patients (CL activity credit- available until July 13, 2018)
For your youth clients, the free “Be Safe” app is available for download at https://besafeapp.ca/. The Be Safe app is a tool youth can use to customize a safety plan that will connect them with Durham Region support services in times of crisis. For more information, please visit: https://mindyourmind.ca/