February 21, 2024
Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR): Core Competencies for Health and Behavioral Health Professionals Working in Outpatient Settings evidence-based training
This training is open to any K-12 Illinois School Support Personnel including:
This training is available as live online sessions as well as through a self-paced online course.
The live online sessions are taking place from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on these dates (all live sessions are currently full):
The self-paced online course provides 6.5 hours of training that is available on demand for a period of 5 months once started.
By the conclusion of the training, participants will be able to:
For additional information about Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR): Core Competencies for Health and Behavioral Health Professionals Working in Outpatient Settings training, click here. Make sure to register through the links on this page in order to access the training at no cost and receive continuing education credits or professional development units.
With funding from the Illinois State Board of Education, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is offering the above course to train clinicians on the core competencies to provide safer care. IDPH is pleased to partner with the ECHO-Chicago program at the University of Chicago to host the trainings.
Use the buttons at the top of this page to register for the live training sessions or the self-paced online course. Registration for live sessions is limited and will close approximately two weeks prior to the session date. All registrations (for the live training or self-paced online course) must be received by March 1, 2024.
Training is offered at no cost to participants.
Professional Development Hours for Illinois licensed school support personnel (school social workers, counselors, psychologists, nurses, etc.) are available at no cost.
Continuing Education Units are available at no cost for the following professions: Illinois Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors, Licensed Clinical Psychologists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Social Workers, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, & Advanced Practice Nurses.
This training meets the requirements related to training for school personnel about suicide prevention listed in 105 ILCS 5/10-22.39.
For questions related to registration, contact Karen Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For other questions, contact DPH.Safety@illinois.gov