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Special Populations in Youth Suicide Prevention: Rural and LGBTQ Youth

The Children’s Safety Network released the archived webinar on rural and LGBTQ youth suicide prevention held on March 30, 2012. The webinar, Youth Suicide Prevention Community of Practice: Special Populations in Youth Suicide Prevention—Rural and LGBTQ Youth presented on two populations at increased risk for youth suicide and shared strategies to reduce these risks. Speakers discussed obstacles and barriers unique to rural populations, reviewed potential success strategies for interventions, and provided an overview of the Trevor Project’s education programs. The presentation also included suggestions for including LGBTQ-specific information in gatekeeper education and best practices for suicide prevention education with youth.

For best viewing, run the Adobe Connect Archive with the attached audio file: http://edc.adobeconnect.com/p7ii738xx1x/

Audio Presentation

Presentation slides pdf (3.31 MB)

Link to Resource: http://www.childrenssafetynetwork.org/webinar/youth-suicide-prevention-community-practice-special-populations-youth-suicide-prevention-rur
Organization: Children’s Safety Network
Date: 2012

Category:Sector -> Behavioral health
Category:Topic Area -> Mental health and mental health problems
Category:Population -> Adolescents
Category:Population -> Rural
Category:Population -> Sexual and gender minorities
Category:Intervention -> Training
Category:Type of Resource -> Presentation


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