New Orleans Region-Talk Saves Lives

244100_005: "NASW-LA New Orleans Region Sponsored Workshop" FREE for Members. Topic:  Talk Saves Lives. Presented by:  Meghan Goldbeck.   This presentation will include:  Scope of Problem: The latest data on suicide in the US and worldwide. Research: Information from research on what causes people to consider suicide, as well as, health, historical, and environmental factors that put individuals at risk. Prevention: An understanding of the protective factors that lower suicide risk, and strategies to managing mental health and being proactive about self-care. What You Can Do: Guidance on warning signs and behaviors to look fo and how to get help for someone in a suicidal crisis..  2.0 Clinical hours.  Pre-registration is required to be awarded CEU credit.

On-Site Registration will be available at the event venue from 4:30pm - 5:10pm.

Presenter Bio

Meghan Goldbeck is the Executive Director of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's Louisiana and Mississippi Chapters. Meghan has had a career in the nonprofit sector for over a decade and is a strong advocate for mental health and suicide prevention in her community. She received a bachelor's degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and is currently working on obtaining a master's degree in Nonprofit Administration from Louisiana State University in Shreveport. She is certified in Mental Health First Aid and safeTALK.
9/19/2023 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East Jefferson Hospital 4200 Houma Blvd - First Floor - Esplanade 3 Metairie


Friday, 22 September 2023

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