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Suicide Education and Death Notification for First Responders

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FWCS Family & Community Engagement Center

230 E Douglas Avenue

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

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This workshop will prepare first responders to work with families in the aftermath of a completed or attempted suicide. Learn about how to work with families at a scene, how to deliver a death notification, and what puts first responders at risk for suicide.

This workshop is ideal for law enforcement, EMS, chaplains, medical staff & medical examiners. A separate workshop for community agencies, schools, and mental health providers is being held in the afternoon.

Date: September 14th, 2017

Time: 8:30 -10:30 am

Location: FWCS Family and Community Engagement Center, 230 E Douglas Ave (parking in Anthis parking lot)

Cost: $15

Presenter: Barb Smith is the founder and facilitator of the Saginaw Survivors of Suicide. This non-profit support group has been ongoing for the past 25 years. Barb works with families and friends left behind after a death by suicide as a private consultant for grief and suicide. She provides safeTALK, ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) and has presented the Yellow Ribbon Program to over 65,000 people throughout Michigan.

The suicide prevention workshop is brought to you by the STOP Suicide Northeast Indiana Coalition.

Partial funding for this event comes from Indiana Suicide Prevention Network via the Indiana Suicide Prevention Coalition.

Fort Wayne Community Schools has kindly donated its space for this event.

Questions? Contact STOP Suicide at 260-438-6763.

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