Webinar: Improving Suicide Prevention for the Military and Their Families
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 | 1-2:30 pm Central Time
This webinar will provide an overview of the risk factors of suicide associated with service members, veterans, and their families. Resources and strategies to help those in crisis will be discussed. The webinar will also include a review of a comprehensive suicide prevention plan and offer examples of what states, communities, and organizations are doing to reduce suicide among military personnel. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentations.
- Julie Ebin, Ed.M., Senior Prevention Specialist, SAMHSA's Suicide Prevention Resource Center
- Casey Olson, Prevention, Response, and Outreach Strategic Initiatives Program Manager, National Guard Bureau
- Luana J. Ritch, Ph.D., Nevada Policy Academy State Team Leader, Quality Assurance Specialist III, Veterans and Military Families, Nevada Mental Health Services