Wednesday, June 14, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 12:15 PM EDT


Direction Home of Eastern Ohio   1030 N. Meridian Rd                                   Youngstown, Oh 44509


Stacey Bettura

Suicide Prevention and Postvention with Amy Zell 

This training will afford attendees an opportunity to understand the role of Postvention in the field of Suicidology. Research indicates that approximately 135 people are impacted after a suicide loss. While the intensity of that impact diminishes the further the distance is in the relationship between the survivor of suicide loss and the deceased, we must recognize that suicide is the only cause of death that you have no control of being subjected to which immediately puts you at risk for dying by suicide- as a known risk of dying by suicide is having suffered a suicide loss. The presenter will Increase knowledge of postvention intervention  services within our area and provide information to share with clients and the community to assist in providing the best peer support services possible. The presenter will also address the role of empathy distress syndrome and complete QPR Gatekeeper training to increase preventative skills: Question, Persuade, Refer. 

Continuing Education 3.0 hours approved for:


Nurses by Ohio Board of Nursing reciprocity. 

BELTSS # : 41015-001-C-23

Refunds will be made ONLY for cancellations received three business days prior to the event. If received less than three days prior to the event, a credit can be issued for use at another program within the next 6 months. If notice of cancellation is not received before the date of the program, no refund will be issued.  PLEASE NOTE: No shows will be charged the full registration fee.

Class sizes are limited, so register early. Classes with low registrations may be canceled. If the class is canceled or moved, participants will be contacted via email at least 24 hours in advance.

Classes start and end on time. To ensure a quality experience for all, please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the class.  CEU credits will be adjusted 0.25 credit hours for every 15 minutes not in attendance; adjusted certificates will be emailed to participants within 3 business days after the training. Hard copies of certificates will be mailed upon request.

Please note: Certificates will be provided at the completion of the event so long as attendance has been verified and evaluation returned. A reminder that, in keeping with licensure board requirements, certificates will be adjusted 0.25 hours for every 15 minutes not in attendance, and attendance will be monitored.