Suicide Assessment and Prevention

The purpose of this course is to educate physicians about the latest evidence-based practices for assessing suicide risk and managing at-risk patients with non-pharmacological and pharmacological therapies. The course includes focused learning on specific populations at high risk of suicide, including Veterans and active-duty military personnel, older adults, and physicians.

Learning Objectives

  • Assess a patient’s suicide risk and collaboratively determine the best treatment method.
  • Describe strategies to minimize the risk of future suicide attempts.
  • Explain the concept of patient-centered care in the context of suicide prevention.
  • Describe the specific challenges of managing suicide in the population of Veterans and active-duty military personnel.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

InforMed is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement
InforMed designates this enduring material for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) information can be viewed here: MOC Recognition Page

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


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This course is offered through Elite Learning.

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