Show Me You Care About Suicide Prevention Conference

Date:
        July 15, 2014
        Registration details to follow

Sponsored by:
        Missouri Department of Mental Health
        Missouri Institute of Mental Health (MIMH), University of Missouri

Who should attend?
        We invite providers from health, mental health, education, criminal justice, clergy, media,
        survivors of suicide, and others with an interest in suicide to attend this great learning opportunity.

Call For Presentations
        Click Here to Submit your Presentation.

Program Objectives
        – Learn strategies designed to change attitudes toward accessing care,
            the acceptability of seeking help and the availability of seeking treatment.
        – Better understand the relationship between community resources and clinical services.
        – Learn skills and strategies to encourage help-seeking behaviors and access of appropriate treatment.
        – Learn current evidence-based and best practice strategies for effective suicide prevention.
        – Gain knowledge and skills to develop and implement suicide prevention, intervention and/or
            postvention training programs for diverse populations and communities.
        – Understand the dynamics of collaboration in advancing suicide prevention efforts
            among community stakeholders.
        – Learn protocols for follow-up (for ideation), after-care (for attempters) and supports (for survivors).

Venue Information
        Capitol Plaza Hotel
        415 West McCarty
        Jefferson City, Missouri 65101
        Toll-free: 800.338.8088
        Local: 573.635.1234
        Fax: 573.635.4565
        E-mail: jeffp@jqh.com
        Participants may book a room at the rate of $79 per night, plus applicable taxes.
        Please refer to the Suicide Prevention Conference.

Missouri Institute of Mental Health
Center for Prevention, Outreach and Professional Education
5400 Arsenal • Saint Louis, MO • 63139
(314) 516-8419 • feedback@mimhtraining.com

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