2014 Garrett Lee Smith Suicide Prevention Grantee Meeting

Event Type:  Grantee Meeting
Date:  Monday, June 9, 2014 - 8:00am to Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 2:00pm (America/New_York)

AGENDA for 2014 Garrett Lee Smith Suicide Prevention Grantee Meeting

Note: Some presentations are not included due to outdated content.

Plenary: Sharing Strategies to Sustain Suicide Prevention in Your Community

Elly Stout, SPRC
Adam Chu, SPRC
Rebekah Hunt, SPRC
Smita Varia, SPRC

S/T Breakout: A New Tool for Safe and Effective Messaging: The Action Alliance Framework for Successful Messaging

Linda Langford, Sc.D., SPRC
Smita Varia, SPRC

S/T Breakout: Moving Forward on Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Collaborations

Wendi Kanannenberg, Bristol Bay Health Corporation
Andrea Duarte, Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Nelia Nada, SAMHSA

S/T Breakout: Postvention and Crisis Response

Adrian Tom, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
Marc Karver, Florida Youth Suicide Prevention Project
Melissa Witmeier, Florida Youth Suicide Prevention Project
Laura Pakootas, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
Theresa Bessette, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation

S/T Breakout: Identification of Youth at Risk

Melissa Sparks, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Jennifer Martin, Illinois Department of Public Health
David Schuldberg, University of Montana, Missoula

Affinity Group : Tribal Local Evaluators

Tamara Perkins, NPC Research
Jim Swan, Chippewa Cree & Rosebud
Alex Crosby, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Affinity Group: Sharing Lessons from Grantees’ LGBTQ-2S Suicide Prevention Efforts

Mike Chapman, Native American Rehabilitation Association
Alan Holmlund, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Scott Perkins, Missouri Institute of Mental Health

Affinity Group: Military Families an Veterans

Patti Clark, Kentucky Department of Behavioral Health
Jeffrey Hill, Rhode Island Department of Health

An Upstream Approach to Suicide Prevention: Promoting Resilience in College Students

R. Kelly Crace, Ph.D., College of William and Mary
Alex Lickerman, MD, University of Chicago

Campus Breakout: Examining Suicide Prevention Strategies to Enhance Efforts in Reaching Target Audiences

Melanie Fleck, University of Arizona
David Salafsky, Univerity of Arizona
Sheila Kirshman, SPRC

Campus Roundtable: Community College Roundtable and Healthy Minds Research Highlights

Rita Tybor, Miami-Dade College
Colleen Johnson, Niagra Community College
Sarah Ketchen Lipson, University of Michigan

Campus Breakout: What Comes After Training? Maximizing the Success of Gatekeeper Trainings


Linda Howells, M.Ed, Temple University
Sarah Ketchen Lipson, University of Michigan, The Health Minds Network
Kelley Tipton, University of Milwaukee

Campus Breakout #8: Marijuana and Prescription Drug Abuse Among College Students: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice

Victor Schwartz, The Jed Foundation
Kimberly Calderia, University of Maryland
Rain Henderson, Clinton Health Matters Initiative

Campus Breakout #9: Informing Engaging, and Empowering a Student Body to "Start the Conversation"  

Garrett Gilmer, Bowling Green State University
Terry Rentner, Bowling Green State University
Faith Yingling, Bowling Green State University

Campus Breakout #10: Collaborating with Local Health Care Setting

Valerie Kowis, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Rachelle Burns, Pensacola State College
Deborah Douma, Pensacola State College

Plenary: Care Transitions/ Continuity

John Draper, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Madelyn Gould, Columbia University Medical Center
Carlo Ciotoli, National College Depression Partnership