PRESENTING: NIMH Youth Suicide Prevention Workshop

DATE/TIME
Date(s) - Wed, 01/24/2018
8:30 am-12:30 pm EST

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National Institute of Mental Health
6001 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD , 20892-9663

DESCRIPTION
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.

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Agenda of Speakers

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Natcher Conference Center, Balcony A
8:30am-12:30am

  • 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+.

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Anne Moss Rogers

I am an emotionally naked TEDx speaker, and author of the Book, Diary of a Broken Mind and co-author with Kim O'Brien PhD, LICSW of Emotionally Naked: A Teacher's Guide to Preventing Suicide and Recognizing Students at Risk. I raised two boys, Richard and Charles, and lost my younger son, Charles to substance use disorder and suicide on June 5, 2015. I help people foster a culture of connection to prevent suicide, reduce substance misuse and find life after loss. My motivational, training and workshop topics include suicide prevention, addiction, mental illness, coping strategies/resilience, and grief. As talented and funny as Charles was, letting other people know they matter was his greatest gift. And now the legacy I try and carry forward in my son's memory. Professional Speaker Website. Trained in ASIST and trainer for the evidence-based 4-hour training for everyone called safeTALK.

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