Available Until 5/9/2027

Talk Saves Lives: Suicide Prevention for Workplace Settings

Planned in cooperation with the ASHP Well-Being and Resilience Work Group 

ACPE Activity Number: 0204-0000-24-091-H99-P/T
Release Date:  May 9, 2024
Expiration Date: May 9, 2027
Activity Type: Knowledge-based 
CE Credits:  1.0 contact hour, (0.10 CEUs)
Activity Fee: Member – Free / Non-Member – Not Available 

This activity is a recording from a live webinar and those that claim credit for the live webinar should not claim credit for this activity.

Activity Overview 

Alexis Lucero, MPH, CHES, Senior Manager of Program Operations at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), discusses the intricacies and scope of suicide, reviews key research findings on the risk factors and warning signs for suicide, outlines recommendations for suicide prevention, and provides guidance on addressing suicidal crisis. Learners will be guided to challenge and expand their knowledge of this leading cause of death and develop strategies for addressing suicide risk and prevention within their own institutions. 

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education with Commendation.

This activity was planned to meet the educational needs of all members of the pharmacy workforce, including pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, or student pharmacists, who may interact or come in contact with indivividuals displaying risk factors or warning signs for suicide. 

After completing this activity, the learner should be able to…

  • Describe the scope of the problem and prevention research using the latest data on suicide in the United States and worldwide.
  • Identify suicide risk factors and warning signs using health, historical, and environmental factors.
  • Recall the protective factors that lower suicide risk as well as strategies for managing mental health and proactively engaging in self-care.
  • Recite guidance on how to get help for yourself or someone else in a suicidal crisis. 

  • Introduction and Announcements 

  • Presentation  

  • Questions, Answers, and Discussion 

Alexis Lucero, MPH, CHES (presenter)
Senior Manager of Program Operations
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
New York, NY 10038 

Rachael A. McGarry, MS (moderator)
Director, Member Engagement
Bethesda, MD 20814 

In accordance with our accreditor’s Standards of Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, ASHP requires that all individuals in control of content disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies. An individual has a relevant financial relationship if they have had a financial relationship with an ineligible company in any dollar amount in the past 24 months and the educational content that the individual controls is related to the business lines or products of the ineligible company. 

An ineligible company is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The presence or absence of relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience. 

  • No one in control of the content of this activity has a relevant financial relationship (RFR) with an ineligible company. 

This activity consists of recordings of faculty slides presentations, active learning activities, discussion, and handouts. Participants must participate in the activity in its entirety to claim continuing pharmacy education credit online at ASHP Learning Center. Follow the prompts online to complete the evaluation, claim credit and view the statement of credit immediately after completing the activity. 

Per ACPE requirements, CPE credit must be claimed within 60 days of being earned. Once you have processed and claimed your CE credit, we encourage you to check your NABP eProfile account to verify your credits were transferred successfully before the ACPE 60-day deadline. It is an electronic direct-report process so your credits should appear in your account within a few minutes. After the 60 day deadline, ASHP will no longer be able to report your credit(s) for this activity.