Heather and Gabriel are based in SouthWest Virginia. Heather is a Licensed professional Counselor in the state of virginia and Gabriel is a resident in counseling.

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Ep. 62: Suicide Prevention Week

The week of September 10-16, 2017 is Suicide Prevention Week.  In this episode, Heather and Gabriel join the conversation on suicide.  Together they tackle:

  • Recognizing and inquiring about ideation

  • Assessing means and a plan

  • Assessing risks and resources

  • Safety plans

  • What if someone needs to be hospitalized?

  • Training resources for clinicians

  • American Association of Suicidology: www.suicidology.org

  • Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR) training for mental health professionals: www.sprc.org  

  • ASIST- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training: www.livingworks.net

Ep 63: Back to School Success

Ep. 61: Parent-Child Interaction Therapy: An Interview with Tara Mitchell, PhD