Suicide Prevention Symposium 2016

Suicide Prevention Symposium 2016

  • September 9, 2016
    11:30 am - 4:00 pm

7th Annual Suicide Prevention Symposium


11:30AM Registration &Lunch
12:00-1:30PM  Diversity in Suicide Prevention: A Panel Discussion
1:45-2:45 Suicide & Older Adults
3:00-4:00PM Survivors of Suicide Loss: A Panel Discussion

Conference Objectives:

  • Increase awareness of suicide as a public health issue by gaining new knowledge in the field of suicide prevention.
  • Enhance understanding about diverse populations & Suicide; including African Americans, Veterans & the LGBT communities.
  • Increase knowledge of older adult issues and suicide.
  • Gain knowledge into what it is like to be a survivor of suicide through their experiences following the loss of a loved one.
  • Networking opportunities with other mental health practitioners in attendance.
  • Audience participation & questions encouraged.


  • $25 which includes 3.5 Category 1 CEUs for Social Workers & light lunch
  • Registration Required.


Robinson’s Nature Center, Auditorium
6692 Cedar Lane | Columbia, MD 21044

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