Suicide Prevention Renewal Requirement

School nurses, school counselors, school psychologists, and school social workers earning or renewing a continuing or professional certificate beginning July 1, 2015 are required to demonstrate a minimum of three (3) hours of training in suicide prevention through a PESB approved curriculum or completion of a Department of Health (DOH)-approved programs.

Link to the list of DOH-approved trainings.

Download the sheet of PESB-approved trainings.

Issues of Abuse Syllabus - PESB posts this as guidance for assuring the components of RCW 28A.410.035 are met.