The New York State Office of Mental Health Suicide Prevention Initiative will host a web cast: Talking With Children After A Suicide Loss.
The web cast will feature three different segments with offerings specifically for parents, educators and clinicians. The shows feature a panel comprised of three national experts: Dr. Jack Jordan, Dr. Vanessa McGann and Maureen Underwood who will provide in depth advice on how to talk to kids (ages 10-24) about suicide loss with specific advice for parents, educators and clinicians.
The web casts can be accessed on February 2 & 3 from 3:00-4:30 pm both days athttp://www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/webcasts.
After the broadcasts of the webcasts, the shows will be archived and available athttp://www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/suicideprevention or at www.preventsuicideNY.org . Information will be available on how to order no cost DVDS as well.
Please Contact Melanie Puorto at 518-408-2139 if you have any questions.