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Suicide Assessment through Telehealth

11:00am - October 29, 2020 | Timezone: US/Mountain
Mountain Plains MHTTC
Registration Deadline: October 29, 2020
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Suicide Assessment through Telehealth

October 29, 2020

11:00am - 12:00pm US/Mountain Time

This event is part of the Telemental Health Training for Rural Communities series being hosted by the Northeast South Dakota Area Health Education Center (AHEC). For more information about this series, and to register please visit:  


This series is free and continuing education units (CEUs) are available.


Series Description: Northeast South Dakota AHEC, in collaboration with Northeastern Mental Health Center, developed a series of telehealth training webinars that works to enhance the patients’ experience and providers’ understanding of telemedicine, especially with COVID. These webinar series will focus on areas of telehealth specific to mental health professionals transitioning to virtual appointments during COVID. 


Session Description: Mountain Plains Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) Technical Trainer Dr. Andrew J. McLean, MD, MPH, will present this session on the best practices for suicide assessment and gaining trust from patients while using telemental health services.


Dr. Andrew J. McLean, MD, MPH