HSCD 229 Suicide Prevention for the Chemical Dependency Professional

This course provides an overview of contributing factors to suicidality, including mental health, substance use, and lifespan development. Evidence-based prevention strategies for adolescents, adults, and older adults are discussed, including differentiations between Death with Dignity statutes for the terminally ill.




Completion of a terminal degree associate or higher, or successful completion of HS 222, HS 230, HS 241, and HS 255.