NIMH workshop – Adolescent Suicide Prevention: Recognizing Teens at Risk & Responding Effectively
Suicide researcher Argyris Stringaris at NIMH is studying depression in youth and is planning a new protocol to include kids who are actively suicidal.
Agenda of Speakers
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Natcher Conference Center, Balcony A
- 8:30am-8:45am: Introduction by Maryland Pao, M.D.,Clinical Director NIMH
- 8:45am–10:00am: David A. Brent, M.D., University of Pittsburgh, What Do I Do Now? A Clinician’s Guide to the Assessment and Management of Youth at Imminent Risk for Suicidal Behavior
- 10:00am-10:15am: Break
- 10:15am-11:00am: Lisa Horowitz, Ph.D., MPH, NIMH, Screening for Suicide Risk in the Medical Setting: Turning Research into Clinical Practice
- 11:00am-11:45am: Elizabeth Ballard, Ph.D., NIMH, The Neurobiology of Suicide Protocol
- 11:45pm-12:00pm: Anne Moss Rogers, Beacon Tree Foundation, Turning Pain into Purpose -Finding Hope After Losing My Son
- 12:00pm-12:30pm: Panel discussion led by Stephen Gilman, ScD, All speakers will be part of the Q&A roundtable.
Moderator: Argyris Stringaris, M.D., Ph.D.
Organizers: NIMH Argyris Stringaris, M.D., Ph.D.
Audience: Mostly clinicians, maybe a few parents and policy folks. Approximately 100+.