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Suicidality in Urologic Disease for Men and Women

Suicidality in Urologic Disease for Men and Women

Suicidality in Urologic Disease for Men and Women

This course includes
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Lifetime access after purchase
Certificate of completion


Course Description:  

In this online continuing eudcation Dr. Tripp will be highlighting the prevalence of suicide risk in patients suffering from Interstitial Cystitis, Prostate Cancer, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. He will also provide interesting insights into the suicidality models that help us understand such behaviour. Particular emphasis will be placed on predictive and protective factors ranging from depression to assessments of resilience. These clinically relevant data will be discussed in regard to current treatment options such as cognitive behavioural therapy and interventions such as de-catastrophizing.

What do you get in this course?

  • Slides to each lecture
  • Lifetime Access: You can come back to this course at any time. If any material is updated or material is added to the course, you will have access to the new content.
  • Certification of Completion: once you've created the course you will get a certificate for your professional portfolio.
  • Access to this course is through Embodia and while some of the content, such as the workbook can be downloaded, the majority cannot. This is to protect the instructor’s material and to prevent the content from being shared freely on the internet.
  • Embodia is mobile-friendly and can be accessed on phone, tablet and computer.
  • There is no start date or completion date. You can complete the course at your own pace.
  • You will be sent a receipt as soon as you purchase this course. This receipt can be used for education grants (such as The Allied Health Professional Development Fund) and for tax purposes.
  • Bite sized information: all of the content is broken down into bite sized chunks so that you can easily watch a video on your break, over lunch or for a few minutes at night.
  • You will receive a Special Coupon for 15% off any other online course on Embodia Academy when you’ve completed this course!

Audience: Rehab Professionals (PT, PTA, OT, OTA, AT, ET, Kin, etc), movement specialists, yoga teachers, yoga therapists, and those interested in learning more about pelvic floor health and wellness.

This course was recorded at the 6th Pelvic Health Solutions Symposium in 2019

The instructors
Pelvic Health Solutions

Pelvic Health Solutions is an evidence-based teaching company that was founded in 2010 by Nelly Faghani and Carolyn Vandyken, out of the need to develop pelvic health resources in Ontario, an under serviced health concern in this province. Since the inception of our teaching company, pelvic health physiotherapy has blossomed from a handful of physiotherapists to well over 300 therapists now rostered with the Ontario College of Physiotherapists. Pelvic Health Solutions provides continuing education courses for a variety of practitioners, including mentoring and clinical resources for therapists to utilize with their patients. Our mission is to provide evidence-based, biopsychosocial resources to patients and health care practitioners for the assessment and treatment of pelvic health problems in our province and abroad.

Dr. Dean Tripp
Dean Tripp completed his PhD in Clinical Psychology at Dalhousie University, holding several university positions before joining Queen’s University in 2001. Dr. Tripp is currently Professor in the Department of Psychology, and cross appointed to Anesthesiology and Urology at Queen’s. He has been nationally and locally awarded for his excellence in teaching and research (e.g., Excellence in Interprofessional Pain from the Canadian Pain Society; Frank Knox Award for Excellence in Teaching). His research has focused on pain and psychosocial factors associated with adjustment within various patient populations (Chronic Pelvic Pain, Prostate Cancer, Perioperative Pain, Adjustment following Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease). Dr. Tripp has published over 80 peer-reviewed publications & chapters, 5 treatment manuals, has developed 14 annual Pain Education events in Kingston (CME accredited), has presented his research in many national and international forums, and has consulted around the world on clinical research, patient engagement, and how organizations can use Positive Psychology to improve productivity.
Course Material included in this course
  • Scientific Studies regarding Suicidality in Urologic Disease
  • Original research - Depression and Catastrophizing Predict Suicidal Ideation in Tertiary Care Patients with Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome
  • Biophysical Predictors of Suicidality in Patients with Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome
  • The Prevalence and Biopsychological Risk Factors of Suicidality in Prostate Cancer
  • The Effects of Resilience, Childhood Trauma and Depression on Suicide Risk in Individuals with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Feedback
  • Catastrophizing and Treatment Options
  • Potential Stressors and Catastrophizing
  • Decatastrophizing
  • Q&A
  • Feedback