Community Resources for Suicide Prevention in Indian Country

Event Type:  General Webinar
Date:  Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 2:45pm (America/New_York)

For information, contact:

Elly Stout

To highlight the resilience and strength of American Indian and Alaska Native people, and to encourage those communities who have or are currently experiencing the devastation of suicide, the Tribal Youth Training and Technical Assistance Center in collaboration with the Suicide Prevention Resource Center will present a webinar to help you, your Tribe and your community learn more about suicide prevention strategies and available resources.   National Suicide Prevention week is September 7-13, 2015 and this timely learning opportunity can help your program and community to gain increased understanding about suicide prevention; examine prevention and intervention strategies from a cultural perspective; hear examples of community healing approaches; and learn about resources for suicide prevention week.

Populations:  American Indians and Alaska Natives
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Culturally Based Practices, Promoting Mental Health