JGR609-2022 Terrell State Hospital Grand Rounds: “Suicidal Behavior and its Prevention: Basic Concepts” (051722)

May 17, 2022

These Grand Round presentations are provided to make physicians, psychologists, social workers, nurses, and professional staff aware of the latest developments in various areas of psychiatry and medicine.  The health care professional will update their clinical skills and be provided a knowledge base that will enhance the diagnosis and treatment of patients

Target Audience

Psychiatrists, Nurses, Social Workers, Psychologists, LPC's, Chaplains, and all other interested TSH employees.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  1. Describe suicide trends over the past two decades at the county, state and national levels by demographic group.
  2. Present the basic tenets of at least one model explaining the etiology of suicidal behavior
  3. Discuss interventional approaches to treating suicidal patients in clinical settings
  4. List the basic steps in developing a safety plan
  5. Explain the purpose and steps in an effective means restriction conversation.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/17/2022 - 11:00am CDT
Event ends: 
05/17/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Terrell State Hospital
Terrell, TX
United States
Course Director(s)

Rakesh Chadalavada

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Brittany Byram

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Accreditation:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Terrell State Hospital.  The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:  The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance


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