Partnership for Awareness presents “Understanding Youth Suicide” – Warning Signs and Prevention Tips for Parents and Students on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm via Zoom. Join Partnership for Awareness for a better understanding of suicide as Jonathan Singer PhD, LCSW discusses myths, facts, suicide contagion, risk factors, warning signs and prevention tips for parents and children. students. Suicide is the leading cause of death among adolescents (CDC), and 1 in 5 high school students report suicidal thoughts in the past year. Too often you hear these stories of young people committing suicide and wondering what could have been done. Come face the reality and feel ready.
Johnathan Singer Ph.D., LCSW is Associate Professor of Social Work at Loyola University in Chicago and President of the American Association of Suicideology. Dr Singer is a renowned international speaker who has given hundreds of continuing education workshops, speaking engagements and presentations on youth suicide, ethics, technology – adolescent development and family based therapy. on attachment. He is the author of over 75 publications and his research has been featured in national and international media such as NPR, BBC, Fox, Time Magazine and The Guardian. Dr. Singer is the founder and host of the award-winning Social Work Podcast (www.socialworkpodcast.com), the premier podcast by and for social workers. He lives in Evanston, IL with his wife and three children and can be found on Twitter as @socworkpodcast and Facebook at facebookcom / swpodcast.
Join the Zoom meeting here. Meeting ID: 850 2793 4218 Access Code: 706864
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