2014 Garrett Lee Smith (GLS) SUICIDE PREVENTION Combined Grantee Meeting

Event Type:  Annual Grantee Meeting
Date:  Monday, June 9, 2014 - 8:00am to Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 2:00pm (America/New_York)

AGENDA for 2014 GLS Suicide Prevention Grantee Meeting

Note: Some presentations are not included due to outdated content.

Plenary: Sharing Strategies to Sustain Suicide Prevention in Your Community

Presenter(s): 
Elly Stout, SPRC
Adam Chu, SPRC
Rebekah Hunt, SPRC
Smita Varia, SPRC
 

S/T Breakout: A New Tool for Safe and Effective Messaging: The Action Alliance Framework for Successful Messaging

Presenter(s):
Linda Langford, Sc.D., SPRC
Smita Varia, SPRC

S/T Breakout: Moving Forward on Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Collaborations

Presenter(s): 
Wendi Kanannenberg, Bristol Bay Health Corporation
Andrea Duarte, Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Nelia Nada, SAMHSA

S/T Breakout: Postvention and Crisis Response

Presenter(s): 
Adrian Tom, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
Marc Karver, Florida Youth Suicide Prevention Project
Melissa Witmeier, Florida Youth Suicide Prevention Project
Laura Pakootas, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
Theresa Bessette, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
 

S/T Breakout: Identification of Youth at Risk

Presenter(s): 
Melissa Sparks, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Jennifer Martin, Illinois Department of Public Health
David Schuldberg, University of Montana, Missoula

Affinity Group : Tribal Local Evaluators

Discussant(s): 
Tamara Perkins, NPC Research
Jim Swan, Chippewa Cree & Rosebud
Alex Crosby, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 

Affinity Group: Sharing Lessons from Grantees’ LGBTQ-2S Suicide Prevention Efforts

Discussant(s): 
Mike Chapman, Native American Rehabilitation Association
Alan Holmlund, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Scott Perkins, Missouri Institute of Mental Health
 

Affinity Group: Military Families an Veterans

Disscussant(s): 
Patti Clark, Kentucky Department of Behavioral Health
Jeffrey Hill, Rhode Island Department of Health
 

An Upstream Approach to Suicide Prevention: Promoting Resilience in College Students

Presenter(s):
R. Kelly Crace, Ph.D., College of William and Mary
Alex Lickerman, MD, University of Chicago
 

Campus Breakout: Examining Suicide Prevention Strategies to Enhance Efforts in Reaching Target Audiences

Presenter(s): 
Melanie Fleck, University of Arizona
David Salafsky, Univerity of Arizona
Sheila Kirshman, SPRC

Campus Roundtable: Community College Roundtable and Healthy Minds Research Highlights

Discussant(s): 
Rita Tybor, Miami-Dade College
Colleen Johnson, Niagra Community College
Sarah Ketchen Lipson, University of Michigan
 

Campus Breakout: What Comes After Training? Maximizing the Success of Gatekeeper Trainings

Presenter(s):

Linda Howells, M.Ed, Temple University
Sarah Ketchen Lipson, University of Michigan, The Health Minds Network
Kelley Tipton, University of Milwaukee

Campus Breakout #8: Marijuana and Prescription Drug Abuse Among College Students: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice

Presenter(s): 
Victor Schwartz, The Jed Foundation
Kimberly Calderia, University of Maryland
Rain Henderson, Clinton Health Matters Initiative
 

Campus Breakout #9: Informing Engaging, and Empowering a Student Body to "Start the Conversation"  

Presenter(s): 
Garrett Gilmer, Bowling Green State University
Terry Rentner, Bowling Green State University
Faith Yingling, Bowling Green State University

Campus Breakout #10: Collaborating with Local Health Care Setting

Presenter(s): 
Valerie Kowis, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Rachelle Burns, Pensacola State College
Deborah Douma, Pensacola State College
 

Plenary: Care Transitions/ Continuity

Presenter(s): 
John Draper, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Madelyn Gould, Columbia University Medical Center
Carlo Ciotoli, National College Depression Partnership
Populations:  Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender People, Military Service Members and Veterans
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings, Colleges and Universities, Communities, Family Members and Caregivers
About Suicide:  Substance Abuse, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Finding and Using Data, Program Evaluation, Culturally Based Practices, Sustainability, Cultural Competence, Communications and Outreach, Safe/Effective Messaging, Promoting Mental Health
Strategies:  Gatekeeper Training, Postvention, Life Skills and Resilience