Breakout Session 3

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Panel: Community Resource Mobilization When a Suicide Occurs in the Educational Setting
Panel: Community Resource Mobilization When a Suicide Occurs in the Educational Setting

Facilitator: Christina Agda, LCSW

Panelists: Andy Di Meo, School Administrator, Kern County (former VUSD Principal); Joe Martinez, Director Psychological Services, Tulare County Office of Education; Sergeant Chris McLain, Youth Services Unit Visalia Police Department; Ivan Rodriguez, LMFT, Clinic Director Visalia Youth Services; Nova Torrez, Parent

(Session Canceled) From Pain to Purpose: Healing Through Helping
(Session Canceled) From Pain to Purpose: Healing Through Helping

Presenter: WyKisha R. Thomas-McKinney, MNM

Supporting Survivors (and Children) in the Aftermath of Suicide Loss
Supporting Survivors (and Children) in the Aftermath of Suicide Loss

Presenter: Dr. Nina J. Gutin

Grief to Growth: A Roadmap to a Healthy Grief Journey
Grief to Growth: A Roadmap to a Healthy Grief Journey

Presenter: Kim Ruocco

Grief Following Loss by Suicide Does Not Mean Grieving Forever
Grief Following Loss by Suicide Does Not Mean Grieving Forever

Presenter: Jill A. Johnson-Young, LCSW

LGBT+ Survivors Panel
LGBT+ Survivors Panel

Facilitator: Brian Poth

Panelists: Dr. Kathryn Hall, William VanLandingham, The Source LGBT+ Center participants, Brian Poth

Starting a LOSS Team: the Specifics from Staffing to Budget to First Responders--Everything You Need to Know to Get Started.
Starting a LOSS Team: the Specifics from Staffing to Budget to First Responders--Everything You Need to Know to Get Started.

Presenter: Brandy Lidbeck, LMFT

New Technology Will Change How People in Crisis Access Services in a More Timely and Accurate Manner
New Technology Will Change How People in Crisis Access Services in a More Timely and Accurate Manner.

Presenters: Beverly Raine and H.A. Cruz, MD

Assessing Near-Term Risk for Suicide: Risk Factors Associated with the Last 30 Days of Life of People in Clinical Care
Assessing Near-Term Risk for Suicide: Risk Factors Associated with the Last 30 Days of Life of People in Clinical Care

Presenter: Alan L. Berman, PhD, is an Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, former Executive Director of the American Association of Suicidology, past president of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, former director of the National Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide at the Washington School of Psychiatry.