Earn Continuing Education Credit through Webinar on Suicide Prevention


September 29, 2022

Join us for a webinar, Suicide Prevention with the Military Community, on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. MT. It is free to providers.

Those who attend will earn 1.5 continuing medical education credits (CME) or continuing education units (CEU). Register here to attend.

Psychologist R. Blake Chaffee, PhD, and psychiatrist and internist Brooke Parish, MD, will lead the webinar. They will provide a high-level overview of suicide within the military community. They’ll discuss behavioral health conditions impacting veterans and strategies for intervention and treatment.

This introductory training will focus on:

  • Clinical considerations when working with veterans
  • Screening for behavioral health conditions
  • Strategies for addressing suicide ideation with veterans
  • Suicide prevention resources

Other Continuing Education Credits

Recordings of our previous 2022 webinars are available online. Sign in (registration required) to view the following free webinars and earn CME/CEU credit:

  • Differential Diagnoses of Depression: Assessment and Treatment
  • Diabetes and Behavioral Health
  • Substance Abuse: Coordinating Care and Improving Follow-Up

The above material is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician or other health care provider. Physicians and other health care providers are encouraged to use their own medical judgment based upon all available information and the condition of the patient in determining the appropriate course of treatment. The fact that a service or treatment is described in this material, is not a guarantee that the service or treatment is a covered benefit and members should refer to their certificate of coverage for more details, including benefits, limitations and exclusions. Regardless of benefits, the final decision about any service or treatment is between the member and their health care provider.

The New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association (NMOMA) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. NMOMA designates this program for a maximum of 1.5 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation.

Social Work CEUs Approved by NASW-NM. The Licensee must maintain proof of continuing education courses taken for the past four (4) years. The New Mexico Regulations and Licensing Department, Boards and Commissions, Social Work Licensing Board reserves the right to audit a licensee’s continuing education records as it deems necessary. This event has been approved for a total of 1.5 CEUs.

Physicians, nurses, physician assistants, physical and occupational therapists, and psychologists can use AOA Cat 1-4 credit toward licensure. Social workers and mental health counselors (LPC, LCPC, LPCC) can use the Social Work CEU credit toward licensure.