2007 State, Tribal, and Adolescents at Risk Suicide Prevention Grantee Technical Assistance Meeting

Event Type:  Annual Grantee Meeting
Date:  Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 7:00am to Friday, October 12, 2007 - 11:30am (America/New_York)

Note: Some presentations are not included due to outdated content

Welcome, Overall Context of the SAMHSA/CMHS Suicide Prevention Initiative, and SAMHSA Updates

Presenter(s):
Richard McKeon, PhD, Public Health Advisor, Suicide Prevention, SAMHSA

Making Results Count

Presenter(s): 
Chad Rodi, PhD, Macro International

Respondents

Presenter(s):
Adrienne Dealy, Communications Specialist, Safe Schools/Health Students
Tim Dunnagan, EdD, Professor, Montana State University
James Schut, PhD, Senior Program Evaluator, Centerstone, Tennessee

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View James Schut presentation - Montana Data
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Preparing your story for publication in peer-reviewed journals.

Presenter(s):
Mort Silverman, Editor, Suicide and Life Threatening Behavior.

Talking to policymakers

Presenter(s):
Brian Altman, SPAN USA.

Creating sustainability: Drawing on public health lessons from the past

Presenter(s):
Mel Kohn, MD, MPH, Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology, Oregon Health Division

Evaluating early intervention and referral

Presenter(s):
Shannon Crossbear, National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
Paul Granello, Ohio
Linda Langford, SPRC
Phil Rodgers, AFSP
Chad Rodi and Jennifer Wallach, Macro International

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Tell your story well: Communicating your findings for sustainability

Presenter(s):
Adrienne Dealy, Safe Schools/ Healthy Students
Elly Stout, SPRC

Hospital/Emergency room-based identification, response and referral

Presenter(s):
Alan Holmlund, Massachusetts
Lisa Millet, Oregon
John Walkup, Johns Hopkins/White Mountain Apache

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Responding to returning veterans and their families

Presenter(s): Major [Chaplain] Daniel Thompson, Oregon National Guard Reintegration Team
Robert Tell, Veterans Administration
Lidia Bernik, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Lisa Millet, Oregon

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National Violent Death Reporting System data – using data for prevention and sustainability

Presenter(s):
Alex Crosby, CDC
Lisa Millet, Oregon

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Screening Lessons Learned

Presenter(s):
Paul Granello, Ohio
Michelle Moskos, Utah
Gail Wasserman, New York

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Project Management Tips and Tricks

Presenter(s):
Lloyd Potter, SPRC
Pat Smith, Michigan
Tarsha Wilson, SAMHSA

Coping with provider shortages: A challenge for rural and frontier grantees

Presenter(s):
Marilyn Zimmerman, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Jenny Shaw, Wyoming
Chuck McGee, South Dakota
Dave Majic, West Virginia

Populations:  Youth, Military Service Members and Veterans
Settings:  Health Care, Emergency Departments, Outpatient Mental Health, Crisis Centers/Services, Rural Areas
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior
Planning and Implementing:  Overview of Suicide Prevention, Finding and Using Data, Program Evaluation, Sustainability, Partnerships and Coalitions, Policy and Legislation, Education and Training, Strategic Planning, Communications and Outreach
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies, Gatekeeper Training, Screening and Assessment, Increase Help-Seeking, Effective Care/Treatment, Respond to Crisis