Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention in Schools
Monday, May 7, 2018 at 11:30am ET
Description: A SAMHSA sponsored webinar developed under contract by the Mental Health America, will take place Monday, May 7, 2018 at 11:30am Eastern Time called “Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention in Schools.”
With self-harm and suicide on the rise among youth, there is a growing need for the use of evidence-based practices to improve methods of intervention, support, and treatment. School-based and community settings offer many opportunities to employ such practices to foster positive behavioral change. This webinar will discuss the challenges in implementing prevention efforts in school-based settings, as well as best practices for supporting suicide prevention.