NEVADA: Provider Training Legislation

June 01, 2015
News Type:  From the Field
State:  Nevada

In June 2015, Nevada’s governor approved Assembly Bill 93, which requires suicide prevention training for a wide range of health and behavioral health professionals: psychiatrists, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, clinical professional counselors, social workers, and clinical alcohol, drug, and gambling counselors and detoxification technicians.

 

For more information on policies that may have an impact on suicide, see Suicide Prevention Policy and Legislation.

Settings:  Health Care, Behavioral Health Care
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation, Education and Training