The second of two conversations with Dr. Julia Whisenhunt – assistant professor of counselor and college student affairs at West Georgia University – on prevention, risk, and assessment. This episode covers assessment tools for counselors, clinical interventions including safety plans, and documentation.  Below are links to the different resources mentioned in the podcast.

You can email Julia at

Julia’s faculty page at UWG

The Lighthouse Project

Signs of Training

ACA Assessment Podcast

Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Counseling on Access to Lethal Means (CALM) online training

Addressing Suicidal Clients podcast (Counselor Audio Source)

SAMHSA Prevention Webinars

ICRC-S Prevention Webinars



The APA citation for this episode:

Shook, M. (Producer). (2017, January 11).  Prevention, Risk, and Assessment – Part 2: Assessment Tools, Interventions, and with Julia Whisenhunt [Audio Podcast]. The Thoughtful Counselor. Retrieved from


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