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Suicide Prevention Amidst a Pandemic: The Road Ahead – Webinar
June 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmFREE
|COVID-19 is having an enduring impact on behavioral health, with stay-at-home orders and physical distancing contributing to loneliness and, for many, a sense of hopelessness.
Moving suicide prevention forward during the pandemic is essential. Recent policy developments are already underway, including proposed legislation to transition the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline from its 1-800-273-8255 number to an easy-to-remember, three-digit number (9-8-8) and include mental health crisis response.
But what impact will it have and how will we get there? Find out during “Suicide Prevention Amidst a Pandemic: The Road Ahead,” a webinar we are hosting with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline on Wednesday, June 17, from 2-3:30 p.m. ET.
Together with Laura Evans from Vibrant Emotional Health, Connor Jobes from American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Lauren Conaboy from Centerstone and Michael Petruzzelli from the National Council, we will: