June 18, 2019: Thank you to all who participated in the VT Suicide Prevention Coalition meeting! Topics discussed included: The numerous trainings happening around the stateSupports for survivorsInformation on the Quechee Gorge bridge barrierSuicide attempt data from the New England Poison Control CenterThe new AFSP sponsored Advocacy CommitteeResources from the AAS Conference Read the complete […]
This years AAS National Conference, (#aas2019) with a combination of plenary and break-out sessions, was a huge success thanks to the many presenters and participants who converged in Denver. Thank you to the American Association of Suicidology for organizing this event, and the many sponsors who made this possible. The conference included presentations from a […]
Zero Suicide is a commitment to suicide prevention in health and mental health care systems.
Posted in collaboration with VPR – By SAWYER LOFTUS • JUN 4, 2019 Listen to the VPR Broadcast! More people died from gunshots in Vermont in 2018 than any year since at least 2011, according to the most recent update to the Vermont Public Radio gunshot database. In 2017, Vermont Public Radio published an investigation into gun […]
Middlebury Actors Workshop is thrilled to present the Vermont premiere of the extraordinary one-person show, Every Brilliant Thing. A long running hit in both London’s East End and New York City’s Off-Broadway, this show handily won the New York Times Critics’ Pick of 2015. Ice cream. Things with stripes. Water fights. Thus begins a […]
May is Child Mental Health Awareness Month. The focus this year is suicide prevention.