Training for Creating and Managing Virtual Suicide Bereavement Support Groups 

Tuesday, April 7th 2020 / 2pm EST (1pm CT) 
This AFSP live webinar will instruct you on how to use free video technology to hold a virtual suicide bereavement support group online. Instructions on the logistics of online groups, as well as practical ways to facilitate a virtual suicide bereavement support group, will be covered.Many suicide bereavement support groups are or have moved their in-person support groups to a virtual format over the last few weeks. These sudden and unpredictable changes in our daily lives have caused stressors for everyone, and, as we know, when someone is grieving, they are especially isolated. This free webinar will be recorded and available for all suicide loss support group facilitators. 

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Understanding the New SAMHSA/OCR Guidance for Telehealth SUD and MH Services

The CoE-PHI is hosting a national webinar on Monday, April 6th at 11:00 AM EST to review new OCR and SAMHSA COVID-19 Guidance about federal patient privacy regulations while providing SUD and MH telehealth services.  

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Treating Suicidal Risk Using Telepsychology - On Demand Webinar

In this one-hour on-demand video, Dr. David Jobes responds to the telepsychology use of CAMS and the Suicide Status Form within a virtual modality.

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Treating Suicidal College Students Using Telepsychology

This one-hour on-demand video hosted by Dr. David Jobes features CAMS-care expert consultant Dr. Melinda Moore. The topic presented is the telepsychology use of CAMS for treating suicidal college students and moving the Eastern Kentucky University Psychology Clinic on line so that Dr. Moore and her staff, including doctoral students trained in CAMS, can continue to treat patients remotely.

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 Webinars & Trainings from Danya Institute


April 6, 2020 | 11:00 AM | MHTTC: What Peer Support Specialists Need to Know about Telehealth in the Current Crisis - Part 1webinar
April 9, 2020 | 1:00 PM | MHTTC: Transitional Age Youth, Part 1: Young Adult Peer Monitoringwebinar
April 15, 2020 | 11:00 AM | MHTTC: Tools for Engagement in Person-Centered Care Part 3: Approaches for Person-led Crisis Response Planningwebinar
April 15, 2020 | 1:00 PM | PTTC: Talk about Sex as Prevention: A Novel Use of Motivational Interviewingwebinar
April 18, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM | ATTC: Treating Opioid Use Disorder: A Pharmacist's Guide for Understanding Medication-Assisted TreatmentAlexandria, VA (postponed, please register to be notified when it is rescheduled)
April 22, 2020 | 1:00 PM | PTTC: Social Determinants of Health Part 1: Examining the Social Determinants of Health: A Prevention Perspectivewebinar

May 20, 2020 | 1:00 PM | PTTC: Social Determinants of Health Part 2: A Prevention Approach to Working with the Social Determinants of Healthwebinar
May 27, 2020 | 1:00 PM | PTTC: Motivational Interviewing: African American Males - Culturally-Informed Motivational Interviewing Skills for Addressing Substance Misuse for African American Maleswebinar

Trainings from TTCs around the country

March-May 2020 | Peer Recovery Support SeriesGreat Lakes ATTC & NAADAC webinar series
April 2020 | Telehealth Learning and Discussion Series for SUD Treatment and Recovery Support Providers, ATTC Network & Partners. Sessions are repeated and are listed below. (links to live Zoom; no registration required; full schedule)

April 7, 4:00 PM | April 8, 1:00 PM | April 14, 4:00 PM
April 15, 1:00 PM | April 21, 1:00 PM | April 29, 4:00 PM

April-May 2020 |  Suicide Prevention Across the Educational Continuum: Six-Part Webinar Series, Mountain Plains MHTTC webinar series
April 3, 2020 | 10:00 AM | COVID-19: Mental Health Challenges & ResilienceSoutheast MHTTC webinar
April 7-28, 2020 | 11:00 AM | Telehealth Learning & Consultation (TLC) Tuesdays, Mid-America ATTC & MHTTC, Mountain Plains MHTTC, and SAMHSA virtual series
April 15, 2020 | 1:00 PM | Building Successful Programs: Implementing MRT in Drug Courts, New England ATTC & NEADCP webinar
April 21, 2020 | 3:00 PM | Evidence-Based Prevention Science Webinar & Virtual Learning Lab Series, Webinar: Applying Prevention Science to Practice: A Collaborative Opportunity, PTTC National Coordinating Office
April 28, 2020 | 3:00 PM | Evidence-Based Prevention Science Webinar & Virtual Learning Lab Series, Learning Lab: Applying Science to Practice, PTTC National Coordinating Office

Other Trainings of Interest

April-May 2020 | Problem Gambling Clinical Webinar Series FY20MD Center of Excellence on Problem Gambling webinar series
April 3-30, 2020 | ASAM Virtual.2020, virtual conference
April 3, 2020 | 12:00 PM | The Impact of Disaster on Recovery - The Perfect Storm, NAADAC webinar
April 3, 2020 | 2:00 PM | Telehealth & COVID-19: Implications for HIV Care & Treatment, HealthHIV webinar
April 9, 2020 | Providing Digital Peer Recovery Support ServicesBRSS TACS webinar
June 23-25, 2020 | SYNChronicity 2020: Virtually Syncing HIV, HCV, STI and LGBTQ Healthvirtual conference

Online Learning for Healthcare Providers, 24/7

The HealtheKnowledge online learning portal offers a wide variety of courses in the areas of improving health and healthcare services.

  • Each high-quality HealtheKnowledge course offers a free Certificate of Completion for you to keep once you have passed the course requirements.
  • Continuing Education (CE) credit is available for most of our courses for $5 per credit hour.



Archived Webinars

Adapting and Implementing Caring Contacts for Suicide Prevention in VA (HSRD Cyberseminar, 3/9/2020)

Promoting Connectedness for Veterans and Active Duty Personnel (ICRC-S, 2018-19)

Promoting Connectedness for Youth Through Social Networks (ICRC-S)

What We Know About Stigma and How it Applies to Suicide. Heidi Bryan Consulting -

Suicide & Bullying: Preventing Suicide through Collaborative Upstream Interventions. ICRC-S Webinar

Developing and Delivering Effective Suicide Prevention Messaging: We All Play a Role!  National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention

Archived PSW Teleconferences/Webinars

2016 PSW teleconference series: The Elements of Zero Suicide.

Each teleconference will introduce you to one of the elements of the Zero Suicide model and provide a concrete strategy that you can begin to implement in your organization or community.

• March 15: The First Step: Evidence-Based Suicide Screening Across Medical & Mental Health Facilities

• May 17: Safety Planning

• September 20: Collaborative Assessment & Management of Suicide

• November 15: The Elements of Zero Suicide; Training the Workforce; 2016 Coalition Survey Findings

May 16: First Responders

Care for the Caretakers: Responding to the elevated risk of suicide among first responders ,, Presented by Mary VanHaute

March 21: Middle Aged Men


  • Laurie Rosenblum, MPH - SPRC Researcher/Writer. Laurie will talk about Preventing Suicide among Men in the Middle Years: Recommendations for Suicide Prevention Programs, a report for which she directed research.
  • Barb Bigalke - Executive Director, Center for Suicide Awareness (Hopeline). Barb will talk about her outreach to taverns to reach this population.

Current State Statistics (Scroll to bottom of page. Open Excel spreadsheet.)

Preventing Suicide among Men in the Middle Years: Recommendations for Suicide Prevention Programs (SPRC) (Report)

Preventing Suicide among Men in the Middle Years: Recommendations for State and Community Suicide Prevention Programs (SPRC)  (PDF)

January 17: LGBTQ

What Can Wisconsin Communities Do to Support the Health of LGBTQ Youth?

LGBTQ Audience Specific Resources

New Webinars!

Stay up to date on evidence-based approaches to suicide prevention with the following sources.

Suicide Prevention Resource Center 

You can find information about suicide prevention at their website and also sign up for the weekly eNewsletter at They offer regular webinars on important topics. Visit the Training & Events page and filter by "General Webinars".

Injury Control Research Center

The ICRS for Suicide Prevention (ICRC-S) is designed to bring you the latest news and research in the field of suicide prevention. You can find them at Find archived webinars here.

The Jed Foundation (JED)

JED works with partners to provide informative webinar sessions for campus professionals on current issues in college mental health. Learn more and find archived webinars here.

American Association of Suicidology (AAS)

 AAS promotes the understanding and prevention of suicide and supports those who have been affected by it. Find out about upcoming webinars and link to previously recorded webinars here.

Zero Suicide Topic Calls

 MHA offers quarterly Zero Suicide Topic Calls. These focus on topics of specific interest to organizations that have participated in our various Zero Suicide trainings. However, anyone may participate in these calls. Subscribe to the PSW eNews in order to learn about upcoming calls.