Preventing Suicide Through Improved Collaboration for Juvenile Justice Youth
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Beginning*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This short CEU course provides recommendations for systems and practitioners in juvenile justice, law enforcement, mental health, substance abuse, child welfare, and education to work collaboratively to successfully prevent suicide.
Article Author: Franklin Cook, MA, CPC, et al.
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CEU Course Objectives
1. Investigate the purpose of state mental health and juvenile justice agencies establishing data collection and information-sharing.
2. Examine what should be done for youth placed on medication as part of mental health treatment while confined.
3. Elucidate what service component is considered a protective factor against suicide risk.
4. Identify the intensive evidence-based treatment that has consistently demonstrated both improved outcomes related to future crime as well as decreased risk for suicide and self-harm.