Suicide Risk Assessment and Prevention among Veterans

2-hour nursing CEU course on how to assess and determine risk for suicide among veterans. Includes prevention strategies, management of at-risk patients, and an overview of treatment guidelines.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this continuing education course, you will demonstrate an understanding of the complex nature of suicide among veterans. Specific learning objectives to address potential knowledge gaps include:

  • Discuss the epidemiology of suicidal behavior among veterans. 
  • Summarize the etiology, risk, and protective factors for suicide.
  • Describe mental health issues related to suicide by military personnel.
  • Discuss how clinicians can recognize suicide risk.
  • Summarize the steps involved in assessing an at-risk individual.
  • Discuss patient disposition according to level of risk.

Additional Information

Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc.
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 ANCC
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Available Credit

  • 2.00 ANCC


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