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Making Suicide a Never-Event in Indian Country: Understanding the Zero Suicide Framework
May 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Everyone can work together to keep Native people safe and well. Join our virtual Zero Suicide event to learn:
- the goals of the Zero Suicide framework and what they mean to the health and wellness of Native people
- how to identify your own roles in supporting Native people who may be at risk for self-harm
- the importance of attention to the language and taboos around talking about loss to suicide for some Tribes
- how to develop memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with other community providers to create seamless safety nets for those at risk of suicide
- how Zero Suicide is culturally responsive to Indian Country
- how to choose tools that will help you in identifying risk, for clinical and nonclinical care providers and professionals.
When and Where?
Friday, May 20, 2022
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. EST | 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. CST
Virtual (on Zoom)
Who Should Attend?
The workshop is designed for a wide variety of participants, including:
- IHS, Tribal, and urban Indian clinic staff
- Tribal public health
- Tribal schools and college staff and systems
- Tribal and urban Indigenous health and behavioral health center staff
- crisis services, first responders, and Tribal police systems
- youth and adult community centers
- Tribal governments/Tribal councils
- traditional healers.
Please register below. Registration closes May 16.