Training & Events

MA Department Health 13th Suicide Prevention Conference: “The Future of Suicide Prevention: Suicide

Jan 01, 1970 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Conference Objectives:
Participants will gain new information and increase their awareness of suicide as a public health issue.
Participants will learn how they can “take action” with the Massachusetts Coalition for Suicide Prevention to implement the Strategic Plan.
Participants will gain knowledge about the special needs of suicide survivors.
Participants will enhance their suicide assessment and intervention skills.

Who should attend:
Public health and mental health professionals, social workers, nurses, public safety officials, first responders, law enforcement officers, emergency medical technicians, corrections personnel, community leaders and advocates, survivors, counselors, clergy and faith community leaders, educators and school administrators, elder service staff, persons working with youth programs, GLBT advocates, providers of veterans’ services and allies and anyone interested in preventing self-harm and suicide in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

5.5 CEUs available per day.

Contact Laura Guida at for more information.