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08 Screening Youth For Suicide Risk: Can it be done in a busy pediatric practice‪?‬ Pediatric Meltdown

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As a pediatrician screening for suicide, It’s not about the ones you find positive for suicide, it’s about the ones you may miss. Today’s guest Dr. Horowitz is a Staff Scientist and Pediatric Psychologist at the Nation Institute of Mental Health Intermural Research Program at NIMH and for years she has been helping health care professionals not let kids slip through the cracks. She excels in Suicide Risk Detection and is head PI in several ‘Suicide Prevention Protocols’ using the ASQ Toolkit. She assists hospitals, schools, and pediatric centers in implementing Suicide Screening of patients.

If you’d like to connect with Dr. Horowitz by emailing horowitzl@mail.nih.gov, and visit https://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml to learn more and get training around this topic.
If you’d like to connect with me on Twitter @gagginol or email me at gagginol@yahoo.com to let me know your thoughts and what you would like to hear in upcoming episodes. To learn more about me visit https://www.medicalbhs.com/

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As a pediatrician screening for suicide, It’s not about the ones you find positive for suicide, it’s about the ones you may miss. Today’s guest Dr. Horowitz is a Staff Scientist and Pediatric Psychologist at the Nation Institute of Mental Health Intermural Research Program at NIMH and for years she has been helping health care professionals not let kids slip through the cracks. She excels in Suicide Risk Detection and is head PI in several ‘Suicide Prevention Protocols’ using the ASQ Toolkit. She assists hospitals, schools, and pediatric centers in implementing Suicide Screening of patients.

If you’d like to connect with Dr. Horowitz by emailing horowitzl@mail.nih.gov, and visit https://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml to learn more and get training around this topic.
If you’d like to connect with me on Twitter @gagginol or email me at gagginol@yahoo.com to let me know your thoughts and what you would like to hear in upcoming episodes. To learn more about me visit https://www.medicalbhs.com/

LOVE WHAT YOU HEARD? Leave us a 5-star review so we can continue to provide you with great content. Share this episode and help people know more about children’s health and well-being.

55 min