ymca and mental health topics

YMCA Virtual Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Event

Date(s) - Wed, 03/24/2021
12:00 pm-1:00 pm EDT



Anne Moss Rogers, author of Emotionally Naked: A Teacher’s Guide to Preventing Suicide and Recognizing Students at Risk, and the award-winning memoir, Diary of a Broken Mind, will lead a conversation around substance misuse, mental health, and suicide prevention in teens.

Rogers will offer suggestions and resources to help parents recognize what’s normal and what is a warning sign as well as tips to help your teen develop coping skills during and after the pandemic. Parents will have insight into the warning signs and when teens are most at risk.

Recommended Download

help your unmotivated teenager
How to help your unmotivated teenager

Map Unavailable


Published by

Anne Moss Rogers

I am an emotionally naked TEDx speaker, and author of the Book, Diary of a Broken Mind. I raised two boys, Richard and Charles, and lost my youngest son, Charles to substance use disorder and suicide 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, 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.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Join the tribe that saves lives

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.