Treating the Pain Behind the Smiles

You can make a difference. You can save a life. It can be as simple as starting a conversation.

Frank King, The Mental Health Comedian and Dental Suicide Prevention Speaker, works with dental teams to develop effective suicide prevention strategies within their practices. Participants learn how to recognize warning signs associated with suicide, understand how to start a conversation, and offer support through referrals. By participating in this course, you have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of both co-workers and patients 

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• Recognize the prevalence of death by suicide and the importance of prevention practices within the workplace

• Learn the epidemiology, etiology and risk factors of suicidal behavior

• Discover strategies for screening, assessing, and reducing the risk of suicide

• Understand special concerns, risk factors and interventions related to military veterans

• Identify self-injurious behaviors and what objects, substances, and actions are common in suicide attempts

• Highlight the management and treatment modalities for patients at risk for suicide, including best practices for connecting the patient to referral

• Gain the knowledge and skills to conduct suicide Postvention

• Comprehend the relationship between workplace stress and suicide and learn valuable techniques to stress-less at work

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