How Do You Help a Suicidal Student?

with
Ryan Jeffery
On-Demand
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Training Includes:
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • All resources and training materials
  • An on-demand recording will be available after the live presentation.

Behavior specialist Ryan Jeffery will share practical techniques for working with your students who are contemplating suicide. You will learn how to help them focus on instructional goals and overcome their overwhelming feelings of despair.

What You'll Learn

  • How can you identify students who are contemplating suicide?
  • What specific language should you use in talking with these students?
  • Should you provide differentiated consequences for suicidal students?
  • How can you give an outlet for students to feel more hopeful?
  • What steps can you take to facilitate positive interactions?

Training Overview

Learn how to prevent suicide this school year. Identify and help students.

Suicide risk among children is highest during the school year. As this new school year begins, you need to consider the challenges suicidal students can face. They may be overwhelmed with feelings of sadness, confusion, anger, or problems with attention and hyperactivity – detracting from learning and possibly pushing them towards implementing their fatal plans.

Now is the time to take action to help your students feel safe and hopeful. Targeted prevention and intervention techniques will enable you to help your students who have suicidal ideations before it’s too late.

  • How can you identify students who are contemplating suicide?
  • What specific language should you use in talking with these students?
  • Should you provide differentiated consequences for suicidal students?
  • How can you give an outlet for students to feel more hopeful?
  • What steps can you take to facilitate positive interactions?

If you are in crisis, feeling suicidal, thinking about hurting yourself, or are concerned that someone you know may be in danger of hurting themselves, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255). It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is staffed by certified crisis response professionals.

Who Should Attend?

  • Teachers

  • Future teachers

  • Teaching assistants

  • Paraprofessionals

  • School counselors

  • Social workers

  • Superintendents

     

  • Principals

     

  • Vice and assistant principals

  • Department chairs
  • Clinical staff
  • Program directors
  • Special education directors
  • District administrators
  • Other school leaders
  • Behavior specialists
  • Learning strategists
  • Student services directors

Expert Presenter

Ryan Jeffery

  • Sought-after PreK-12 behavior intervention trainer
  • Coach in the public education community
  • Interprets defiant behaviors
  • Helps teachers gain student compliance with calm, confident, and consistent approaches to behavior

See What Others Are Saying

"Favorite Part - The fact that the presenter took his time to go through the presentation for understanding."

-Patrice T.

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