May 18, Mental health First Aid (Older Adults) in Catonsville (all day)
· Registration Website: https://afsp.org/event/mental-health-first-aid-for-older-adults/
· Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/940601909663704/
Presented by Ryan Voegtlin, Director of Student Services, Lacey Wallace, School Counseling Specialist, and Steph Mastal, School Psychologist Resource. This presentation will provide parents/guardians and community members information related to AACPS Policy and Regulation on reporting suicidal behaviors. We will also discuss the warning signs of suicide in young children, suicide prevention efforts in the schools, and practical steps that parents/guardians can take to support their children.
May 11, Maryland Paws for Prevention Walk at Quiet Waters Park
· Registration Website: https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=6034
· Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1203849213115060/
YSA Meeting - Speaker Kathrin Olbrich from American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
A Brief Introduction to Suicide Prevention: Suicide can be prevented. This presentation will cover what we know about this leading cause of death, the most up-to-date research on prevention, and what AFSP is doing and what we can all do to fight suicide.