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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Join us Wed 7/30 for a FREE Training in the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale

Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale
Kelly Posner, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Suicide Risk Assessment

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
1:30pm - 4:00pm

Location: NJ Child Welfare Training Academy
30 Van Dyke Avenue, Auditorium
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Refreshments: No refreshments will be served.

Cost: No Cost – This training is funded by the Garret Lee Smith Youth Suicide Prevention Grant through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Traumatic Loss Coalitions for Youth Program.

Intended Audience: Service providers for youth and young adults (ages 10-24), including emergency services.

Registration is Required: Please fill out the attached registration form and email to: sainloke@ubhc.rutgers.edu to register. This training is didactic and experiential. Confirmation will be emailed to registrants. Without an email confirmation, you are not registered.

Special Needs: For special physical (ADA) accommodations, contact the TLC, 732-235-2810, to discuss possible provisions.

Program Goal: To train individuals to use the C-SSRS to identify at-risk youth who may have otherwise been missed and refer them to appropriate levels of care. This training aims to increase precision in identifying children, teens and young adults at risk for suicide using the C-SSRS. The ultimate goal is to save lives.

Click here to download this announcement (.doc)