7th Annual Arizona Suicide Prevention Hope Conference – October 9th & 10th

| September 24, 2014

The 7th Annual Hope Conference: A state wide conference for professionals, survivors, and advocates takes place October 9 & 10, 2014.

Be a part of building hope for those at risk in our schools,workplaces, and communities.  The Hope conference is an opportunity to inspire new dialogues, create new partnerships and mobilize resources in our fight to reduce suicide in Arizona.

This conference has applied for CEU & CME credits for counselors, physicians, social workers, physician assistants, nurses and psychologists.

Pre-Conference – October 8, 2014 – Separate registration is required

  • Looking at Suicide through the Trauma Lens
    Raul Almazar M.A., RN Almazar Consulting, President
    & Leah Harris, M.A., National Empowerment Center

Hope Conference Keynotes:

  • Contemporary Clinical Suicidology: Innovations in Suicide Risk Assessment and Treatment
    David A. Jobes, Ph.D., ABPP, Catholic University of America, Professor of Psychology and Associate Director of Clinical Trainings
  • Taking Care of Yourself – An EMDR Demonstration
    Shelley S. Kaufman, Ph.D., Kaufman Integrated Healthcare
  • Know the Signs Campaign
  • Anara Guard, Suicide Prevention Advisor for California Mental Health Services Authority

The conference will also include some of the following sessions:

  • Self Injury
  • Suicide in the Military
  • Suicide in Older Adults
  • Responding to First Responders
  • White Mountain Apache Tribe Constructing a Suicide Data Surveillance System
  • Suicide Prevention in Primary Care Settings
  • Looking the Right Way? Changing Demographic Trends in Suicide in America
  • Advocacy: Changing Attitudes & Law
  • DSM-5, Self-Harm, and Suicide: Future Directions & Clinical Implications

See the full schedule and register today at www.azspc.org
For sponsorship information contact Stacey Lindsay

Presented by Arizona Suicide Prevention Coalition

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