As COVID-19 continues, stress and anxiety are on the rise. Suicide rates have increased.
Now more than ever before, mental health professionals have the opportunity to help prevent suicide by uncovering safety stressors in families and normalizing family secrets.
Tools such as the FST Stress Chart and the FST Safety Stressor Questionnaire allow clinicians to become co-therapists in treatment.
In the video below Dr. Sells offers three process tips for having these difficult discussions.