CAS032 - Addressing Suicidal Clients w/ Dr. Jason McGlothlin - Airdate 8/10/2006

Contributing Editor:

Dr. Marty Jencius is an Associate Professor at Kent State. His scholarly interest includes international aspects of counseling and counselor training. That interest has provided him multiple trips to Turkey, The Bahamas and Singapore. His other interests include multicultural counseling training and the use of technology in counseling. He is founder and list manager for CESNET-L a professional listserv for counselor educators and GlobalCounsellor a listserv for international collaboration in counseling and counseling research. He is co-founding editor of The Journal of Technology in Counseling, a web-based, peer reviewed journal and creator and Editor of CounselorAudioSource.Net a weekly podcast for counselors and counselor educators. Email him at


Jason McGlothlin is currently an Assistant Professor in the Counseling and Human Development Services (CHDS) Program at Kent State University. He earned his doctorate in Counselor Education from Ohio University, a Master's degree in Community Counseling from the University of Dayton, and an undergraduate degree in Psychology from Otterbein College. Prior to joining the KSU faculty, he practiced in community mental health, private practice, and suicide prevention/hostage negotiation facilities. Dr. McGlothlin has had a variety of local, state, and national leadership positions in the counseling profession. Dr. McGlothlin also serves as the Program Coordinator for the CHDS Master's degree programs in Community Counseling and School Counseling. In addition, he serves as the CHDS Liaison to the Council for Accreditation for Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). His current areas of teaching and research include assessment, suicide assessment, and various counselor education and accreditation topics.


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Jacobs, Douglas G. (1999). The Harvard Medical School guide to suicide assessment and intervention. Jossey-Bass: San Francisco.

Mcglothlin, J. M., Rainey, S. & Kindsvatter, A. (2005). Suicidal Clients and Supervisees: A Model for Considering Supervisor Roles. Counselor Education & Supervision, 45(2), 135-146.

Music used in this podcast:

Jaime Beauchamp - "Memorial Day" obtained from the Podsafe Music Network - Link to music

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