Seminars in Law Enforcement

Suicidal Ideation and Suicide Risks for LE Personnel

Upon completion, learners will be able to:

  • Define suicidal ideation, attempted suicide and completed suicide;
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms associated with suicidal ideation and attempted suicide;
  • Understand personal risks for suicidal ideation and completed suicide;
  • Acknowledge statistics and one’s risk of completed suicide when attempted suicides are present;
  • Recognize contributing factors for suicidal ideation and one’s risk for suicide;
  • Occupational risks for suicidal ideation and completed suicide;
  • Seek out assistance for suicidal ideation, depression and issues that contribute to one exhibiting these feelings before suicide is seen as a viable option;
  • Assist in breaking down stigmas attached to issues of mental health;
  • Learn how to interact with health care providers when asking questions about depression, suicidal ideation or mental illness;
  • Implement stress management techniques to limit one’s exposure to bad stress, while reducing risk of depression; and
  • Understand correlations between depression, suicide ideation, suicide attempts and completed suicide


Seminar details

Each time this seminar is offered, details such as dates, time, location, registration fees, continuing education units (CEUs) offered and relevant instructor information will be available on the registration form found in the calendar.

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