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The training modules below have been designed and produced to provide you with valuable information to help prevent youth suicide. The length of the modules vary from 1 hour to 2 hours so please be aware of this when picking your modules for certification. You may watch a 1 or 2 hour module or mix and match 1 hour modules to meet your requirements.

You will be eligible to receive your certificate once all chapters of a module have been viewed and you have successfully completed the final quiz that follows.

1 credit-hour:

Bullying and SuicideNEW (1 hr)

This training module delves into the problem of bullying in schools and its relation to suicide. Facts, myths, and research regarding bullying and suicide are discussed. Suggested protective factors and recommendations are provided for educators. The training module and research are presented by Dr. Scott Poland and Richard Lieberman, noted … read more »

Non-Suicidal Self-InjuryNEW (1 hr)

This training discusses the issue of non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) and how it relates to suicidal ideation. Examples of NSSI, factors that contribute, and signs associated with the behavior are studied. Also, recommendations on how to respond to a young person who may be struggling with these habits are provided. The … read more »

2 credit-hours:

Prevention is the Key (Module 3) (2 hrs)

This training module gives teachers and youth leaders practical information to establish a plan of action for the school and the teacher if suicide ideation is suspected or identified in a student. Suggestions for designing protocols of action to promote a safe environment and what actions to take for the … read more »