QPR for Doctors and Nurses

8000

One in five of those die by suicide saw their GP within 24 hours of their death.  Primary Care Providers (Physicians/ Nurses/ those who are in frequent contact with at-risk populations and need to know as much about suicidal behaviors and how to intervene to reduce risk and enhance safety as do trained mental health professionals.

Need for this

One in five of those die by suicide saw their GP within 24 hours of their death. Primary Care Providers (Physicians/ Nurses/ are in frequent contact with at-risk populations and need to know as much about suicidal behaviors and how to intervene to reduce risk and enhance safety as do trained mental health professionals. To this end, the online program you are about to take is intended to train you in the knowledge and skills you will need to provide competent services in suicide risk detection, initial assessment, and how to immediately mitigate the risk of a suicide attempt.

As you will learn in this course, exposure to suicidal patients "goes with the territory" of those in primary care settings.

About the course

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The QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper training for Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners is intended to prevent suicide not just among patients, but among colleagues, co-workers, and family members.
The minimum QPR Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention certificate requires approximately 2+ hours of training. Learn to routinely screen for suicide risk and how to conduct a brief best practice assessment.

By completing all 6 hours of Online training learners may earn the "QPR for Primary Care Providers Certificate in Suicide Prevention.

What is the training program is NOT

This training is not a substitute for a college degree in counseling or other helping profession, nor can it provide the face-to-face supervised experience those in the helping professions are provided in the course of their professional career development. The program does not teach suicide risk assessment skills. Suicide risk assessment training is provided in other QPR Institute programs.

Includes two certificate

QPR Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention

QPR for Primary Care Providers Certificate in Suicide Prevention

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