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Suicide Risk Assessment and Formulation in Children and Adolescents

A Workshop for Clinicians

By Cheryl King

Routledge – 2014

Series: DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

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    978-0-415-84166-5
    December 23rd 2013

Description

In this workshop, Dr. King provides information on tools that can be used for suicide assessment for youth and describes how to use the tools in clinical practice. She details the individual, familial, and school-related risk factors for suicide attempts and/or suicide in youth. Dr. King also describes how to integrate and prioritize information from the assessment procedure. She highlights clinically useful assessment tools such as the Suicidal Ideation Questionnaire-JR, the Beck Hopelessness Scale, and the Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale. Case examples are used to demonstrate the skills needed to devise a solid formulation.

Author Bio

Cheryl King, PhD, is Director of the Youth Depression and Suicide Prevention Program in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan.

Additional Resources

The files below include PDF downloads of additional resources that may be used in conjunction with the DVDs. These include slides and case examples.

Name: Suicide Risk Assessment and Formulation in Children and Adolescents: A Workshop for Clinicians (DVD)Routledge 
Description: By Cheryl King. In this workshop, Dr. King provides information on tools that can be used for suicide assessment for youth and describes how to use the tools in clinical practice. She details the individual, familial, and school-related risk factors for suicide attempts...
Categories: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology, Suicide in Children & Adolescents