HPNA/SWHPN Webinar: Suicide Ambivalence Over Time
HPNA and SWHPN have teamed up to offer a complimentary webinar with Dr. Brian Mistler titled "Suicide Ambivalence Over Time - Advance Risk Analysis and Q&A". Free to attend. Registration required.
About the Webinar
Join HPNA and the Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care Network in our series addressing suicide risk with national mental health expert, Dr. Brian Mistler on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. EDT. This webinar focuses on suicidal ambivalence as a core element in preventable suicide while contrasting elements of suicidality with medical aid in dying. Dr. Mistler incorporates the empirically based risk/protective factors of The Step Theory model for suicide death risk with advanced investigation of risk analysis over time. The presentation will conclude with a Q&A session.
The webinar is free to attend but requires registration. The last day to register for this webinar is Sunday, May 2, 2021.
The desired outcome of this activity is that participants will indicate that this webinar validated, enhanced, or will lead to a change in professional practice in reducing suicide risk for patients, caregivers, colleagues, or loved ones.
Continuing Education Contact Hours
1.5 NCPD hours awarded for successful completion of this webinar.
The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Provider number P0284.
The faculty and planners of this accredited continuing professional development activity have disclosed no relevant financial, professional, or personal relationship with ineligible companies pertaining to the faculty selection, delivery, and evaluation of this activity.
About the Presenter
Brian Mistler, PhD, is a national suicide prevention expert and organizational "overcoming stuckness" consultant who has provided training to hundreds of healthcare teams, tech companies, universities, and hospitals across the country. Trained as a psychologist in counseling and industrial/organizational management, and known for his suicide prevention work, Dr. Mistler has been on faculty at universities, hospitals, and most recently the Shiley Institute for Palliative Care. He served as principal investigator for multiple successful federal grants, and is an invited consultant for organizations of all sizes. As a licensed psychologist and data scientist, Dr. Mistler has published widely on legal, human resources, and social justice issues in top journals. Dr. Mistler is currently president of ResolutionCAre Network, whose mission is to bring capable and compassionate care to everyone, everywhere with serious illness.