This annual cross-agency statewide event brings together professionals, suicide attempt and loss survivors, and concerned citizens across all sectors for a day of learning from national experts on critical topics and skills in suicide prevention. The day is designed to support statewide suicide prevention efforts and local communities in implementing the recommendations of the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention and the Vermont Suicide Prevention Platform using data-driven and evidence-based practices. Collective Reflections: Joint Impact in Prevention, Treatment and Recovery.
Early Bird Registration Fee available until April 1st
2017 Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium
When: Monday, June 5, 2017
Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Grand Killington Resort, Killington, VT
Keynote Speaker – David Klonsky, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia – “Who Moves From Ideation to Attempting Suicide?”
The 2017 Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium is sponsored by the Vermont Department of Mental Health, the Vermont Suicide Prevention Center, and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.