Pharmacist’s Role in Suicide

1.0 Hours of CE for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

After watching this program, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  1. Identify a set of interactive questions to discuss with a patient to assist in determining if they are considering self-harm
  2. Develop the confidence to continue an interactive discussion if the patient is deemed to be at risk of suicide
  3. Understand a menu of options to discuss with patients regarding dealing effectively with suicidal thoughts, including connecting with mental health professionals.


To obtain CE credit for this program:

Continuing Education Videos

Learning Materials and Handouts

PDF of Presentation PowerPoint 

CE Quiz

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Fees (Register Here)

  • $25 for VPhA Members
  • $50 for Non-Members

Faculty Information

  • Jerry McKee, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPP – Clinical Pharmacy Specialist-Psychiatry Woodbridge Hospital

Continuing Education Information

ACPE # 0278-0000-18-039-H04-P
ACPE # 0278-0000-18-039-H04-T
1.0 Contact Hours (0.10 CEU) for Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians
Knowledge Based
Program expiration date: 12/20/2021

Program Sponsorship

Program sponsored in part by:

  • VPhA Research & Education Foundation

Speaker Disclosures

VPhA requires that speakers disclose real or apparent conflict of interest relating to the topics of the educational activity.

Conflict of Interest forms are on file at the VPhA office.

The Virginia Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.