Target Audience: Pharmacists and Residents
ACPE Credit: 3.0 hours through CPNP
Date: Sunday, April 7 (8:00-11:15 AM). This workshop is 3 hours in length, delivered in one morning.
Trainees - $99 (On or Before 3/7/19); $139 (On or After 3/8/19)
Non-Trainees - $120 (On or Before 3/7/19); $160 (On or After 3/8)
Summary: In this Suicide Prevention, Assessment, and Management Strategies for Pharmacy Professionals workshop, participants will learn hands-on suicide risk assessment and prevention techniques, including helpful risk mitigation strategies and appropriate documentation. Advanced clinical situations will be presented, and participants will prepare an appropriate treatment plan for a patient who is having suicidal ideation by utilizing suicide assessment risk scales and accurately assessing a patient’s suicide risk level. Participants will also have the opportunity to discuss challenges they see in their own practice settings with regard to suicide risk assessment and prevention, and they will receive updates on evidence-based, suicide-specific practices to help prevent suicide.
Target Audience: Pharmacy Students
ACPE Credit: 8.0 hours through the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA)
Dates: Saturday, April 6, 2019 (1:00-6:00 PM) & Sunday, April 7, 2019 (8:00-11:15 AM). This workshop is 8 hours in length, delivered over two half days.
Trainees - $50
Non-Trainees - $150
Summary: Mental Health First Aid is a national, 8-hour certificate program developed to teach participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it helps trainees identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. Following the event, participants will receive a certificate from Mental Health First Aid USA acknowledging certification which is valid for 3 years. To obtain certification, participants must attend each session in full.