NEW Project Child Training:
June 30th: Youth Suicide: Risk Assessment, Prevention and Intervention during the Pandemic (Register by 9:00am June 29th!)
This session explores the current research on the rising rates of youth suicide in the United States and the risk factors associated with suicidal behavior in youth, particularly children exposed to trauma, in foster care, receiving mental health treatment, or who identify as LGBTQ. Participants will learn the role that caregivers, agencies, schools, and communities play in reducing suicide risk factors during the pandemic through implementation of a systems approach and recommended prevention and intervention strategies.
Learning Objectives: (2.5 CECs) 9am-11:30am $35.00
· Describe the myths and facts associated with youth suicide.
· Assess how the pandemic may increase the unique suicide risk correlates for children exposed to trauma, in foster care, receiving mental health treatment, or who identify as LGBTQ.
· Analyze the use of a systems approach in preventing youth suicide.
· Define the protective role that families, agencies, schools, and communities play in preventing youth suicide, particularly throughout the pandemic.
·Apply recommended suicide risk assessment, prevention, and treatment approaches.
Dr. Coyle works with schools and human service organizations facilitating trainings on trauma informed practices, resiliency, anger management, mental health, and responding to challenging youth behaviors. She has designed online and classroom training curricula for a variety of organizations throughout Pennsylvania and is a frequent presenter at regional and national conferences. She also authored a number of articles and conference papers on adult learning, violence prevention, and responding to challenging behaviors.
These trainings are sponsored by: Northampton County Children, Youth & Families, Hospital Central Services, The Fred J. Jaindl Family Foundation, Seidel, Cohen, Hof & Reid, LLC., Lehigh County Medical Society & Scott Family of Dealerships
Each training $35.00
JUNE 30 Youth Suicide: Risk Assessment, Prevention, and Intervention During the Pandemic