Do you need continuing education credits in suicide prevention and intervention? A new, online class is being offered through Truckee Meadows Community College.
Effective July 1, 2016, under NRS 630.253, marriage and family therapists, social workers and licensed drug and alcohol counselors must complete at least two hours of instruction on suicide prevention and intervention to renew their professional state license.
Truckee Meadows Community College is now offering suicide prevention and intervention training online. The course is $49. Once completed, you will receive 2.5 continuing education credits in social work, marriage and family therapy or drug and alcohol counseling.
Click here to view the course (external link).
For more information about NRS 630.253, contact Misty Vaughan Allen at the Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention at email@example.com.
For more information about this course, contact Camille Vegaat firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
With Help Comes Hope
1 (800) 273-TALK (8255)
Click here to view the Suicide Prevention Lifeline website (external link).