Recognizing and Responding to Suicide Risk: Essential Skills for Clinicians

ACCME Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of University of Utah and AAS Mental Health Clinicians. The University of Utah is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.      

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Requests for reasonable accommodation for disabilities should be made in advance.   

CME Passport: The CME credits that physicians earn from this activity will be submitted to ACCME’s CME Passport, a free, centralized web application where you can create a personalized account to view, track, and generate transcripts of your reported CME credit. Please contact UUCME ( with any questions. 

Psychiatric Nurses: The American Association of Suicidology is not an accredited provider of continuing education credits for psychiatric nurses. However, according to the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), nurses may receive credit for a course providing that at least 50% of the total continuing education credits must be from an ANCC-accredited approved provider (i.e. ACCME – Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education) and at least 51% of the total continuing education credits must be in your certification specialty. For further information, please visit here or contact your specific credentialing agency.

APA: The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AAS maintains responsibility for the program and its content.