When: June 18-19 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Where: Centennial Hall Juneau, Alaska Register at:www.cvent.com/d/prqxjl Sponsored by: Juneau Suicide Prevention Coalition and the Division of Behavioral Health Prevention Services. Topics Covered: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) & Resiliency, Suicide Prevention, Historical & Intergenerational Trauma, Collective Community Impact
CEUs Offered (Pending) • Catered by Abby's • Door Prizes • Space Limited
The Juneau Suicide Prevention Coalition is an active coalition of mental health care providers, educators, elected officials, clergy, law enforcement and criminal justice agencies, residents, community groups, and others working together to maintain community-wide suicide awareness in Juneau. The Coalition is an all-volunteer group. Membership, involvement, and participation is open to all residents, community groups, or others with a concern about suicide in Juneau.
Preventing Suicide With A 'Contagion Of Strength' npr.org
A suicide prevention program trains middle and high school students as peer mentors — shaping school culture and behavior around pillars of support. Read More...
KINY Radio Interviews
The Juneau Suicide Prevention Coalition's Gayle Trivette, Bill Martin, Hilary Young, and a few Sources of Strength students gave a couple a great interviews on Juneau's KINY Radio in September to promote some of our recent efforts.