Overview of Suicide Risk Assessment & Prevention

Managing suicide risk can often be a challenging experience for patients and providers alike. This 60 minute webinar will highlight various techniques that will help better prepare providers on how to manage these challenging situations. The presenter will provide you with a step-by-step approach for assessing, mitigating, and documenting suicide risk when working with military service members and their families.


Edgar J. Villarreal, Ph.D.
PTSD Clinical Team (PCT) Psychologist
Austin VA Outpatient Clinic

Continuing Education (CE) Credit OR Certificate of Completion

How to Join the Webinar:

  • To connect to this webinar, which is hosted by DoD, you must install security certificates if you are not on a military installation. Instructions for accessing the 'live' session can be found at:
  • For those who cannot connect to the Adobe site, an alternative viewing of this webinar will be running on Ustream 
  • Also you can connect to the Adobe webinars using the iPhone, iPad, and Droid apps. Search for DCO Connect in the respective stores.
  • No registration is required.
*The cover photo image [Suicide Prevention] by the Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS) is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.  

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