Agenda / Presentations / Handouts
Physicians; nurses; licensed mental health professionals; social workers; residents; clinic and nursing managers; behavioral health administrators; program administrators; state, local and tribal officials; and the general public.
Avera is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Application will be been made for continuing medical education.
Avera Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Application will be made for continuing nursing education.
The South Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners has approved this educational activity for 4.25 contact hours. Program number 580.
The SD Board of Examiners for Counselors & Marriage and Family Therapists has approved this program for 4.25 general continuing education hours. Program number is BCE-20174-64
Nursing Home Administrator:
Avera is an approved provider of continuing South Dakota Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrator credits. Application is approved for Nursing Home Administrator continuing education units.
In conjunction with Avera's Zero Suicide initiative, this educational training seeks to raise awareness about Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and to educate clinicians and the public about why the DBT model is the gold standard for suicide prevention and the treatment of many forms of mental illness.
Click on the links below for additional Information on Marsha Linehan and DBT.
The Power of Rescuing Others
Here’s a video in which Marsha describes the moment of her transformation: