ExpiresJune 5, 2025
CME Provider: American Medical Association
Description of CME Course
This online module will help physicians recognize warning signs and know the right steps to help prevent suicide in their physician colleagues, patients, and other members of the care team.
1. This activity is hosted on the AMA Ed Hub.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS Lifelong Learning CME Activity
Allergy and Immunology
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Medical Genetics and Genomics
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Psychiatry and Neurology
NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.
At the end of this activity, you will be able to:
1. Recognize the prevalence and impact of suicide in the United States;
2. Identify characteristics to look for in patients who may be at risk for suicide;
3. Recognize the warning signs of potential suicide risk in colleagues;
4. Locate tools and resources to better support patients and colleagues at risk for suicide;
5. Practice techniques you can use to communicate with patients and colleagues about suicide prevention and the importance of seeking care.
Medical Education and Training, Psychiatry, Suicide
Interpersonal & Communication Skills, Professionalism
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Physician Well-being activity