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YA Webinar #2: Young Adult Mental Health & Suicide Prevention: Reaching Them Where They Are
Join us for the second in a series of 3 webinars focused on young adults and their unique health care needs.

Presenters will:

(1) provide an overview of data related to the mental health needs & suicide rates among young adults;
(2) describe interventions and other resources designed for the young adult population, and
(3) explore how MCH and other public health professionals & providers can design programs to specifically address the needs of young adults. We will discuss special considerations for working with this age group, discuss where your programs may intersect with young adults and how you can effectively reach them where they are.

We will discuss special considerations for working with this age group, discuss where your programs may intersect with young adults and how you can effectively reach them where they are. We will also discuss considerations for young adults and the COVID-19 Pandemic. Expect an interactive session with plenty of time for sharing ideas and answering questions on how you can replicate these efforts in your state and local community.

Presenters:

Kerri Nickerson, LCSW, MPH, Director of Grantee and State Initiatives, Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC), Education Development Center, Inc.

Sara Gormon, Director of High School Programming, The JED Foundation

Apr 8, 2020 02:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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