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September 2021

VIRTUAL Mental Health Series: Emerging Trends in Suicide Prevention

September 14 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Suicide remains the second-leading cause of death among 10- to 24-year-olds – and numbers have generally been rising for a decade. Join Leslie Weirich, suicide prevention specialist, and Amy Rosen, LMHC, LCAC, vice president of Medical Services, for this training on emerging trends in suicide prevention. Hear from Leslie Weirich, who lost her 20-year-old son, Austin, to suicide in 2016. She now serves as suicide prevention specialist working with local schools and youth-serving agencies to address suicide risk in young…

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November 2021

VIRTUAL Mental Health Series: Introduction to Cultural Competency

November 9 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

A solid foundation of cultural competency knowledge will be provided in this training in order to shift mindsets and decrease- traumatization of Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) with the greatest disparities in Elkhart and St. Joseph County. As a result of this presentation, attendees will: Understand the difference between cultural competence and cultural humility Learn about current local disparities within Elkhart and St. Joseph County among BIPOC populations Understand what implicit bias is and current misconceptions about African Americans…

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