Northeast Wisconsin Suicide Prevention Summit

This summit is designed to bring hope to those impacted by suicide by increasing their understanding of suicide and its prevalence. Far too many people are at risk of suicide and many do not seek help. Learn how to identify the risk factors for specific populations and find better ways to reach out to those who are suffering. 

Breakout session topics include:

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Brainspotting
  • Military Suicide Prevention
  • Preventing Youth Suicide Using Risk Behavior Data
  • And more

Who should attend

  • Psychologists
  • Social workers and counselors
  • Teachers
  • School counselors
  • Clergy and pastoral care professionals
  • Law enforcement officials
  • Nurses
  • Paramedics
  • Medical assistants
  • Youth leaders
  • Student services personnel
  • Interested/affected community members

Keynote Speaker

 Barbara Rubel, MA, BCETS, DAAETS, a nationally recognized author and speaker on suicide-loss bereavement and   building community resilience, will present "Palette of Grief® After a Suicide". Barbara holds a BS in Psychology and a MA   in Community Health from Brooklyn Colelge. She is a Certified Bereavement Specialist and Board-Certified Expert in   Traumatic Stress, and she is featured in the Emmy Award-winning documentary, Fatal Mistakes.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

(Registration 8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.)


Liberty Hall

800 Eisenhower Drive
Kimberly, WI 54136

Fee: $129

Continental breakfast, instruction, printed materials, lunch and continuing education certificate included in the fee.

Continuing Education:

This offering will provide 0.6 CEUs or 6.0 CEHs as continuing education credit hours, continental breakfast, instruction, printed materials, lunch and continuing education certificate. These continuing education hours can be used for social workers, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, nursing home administrators, and other health and human service professionals.

If you are an organization who would like to share your services, information, or resources with those attending the NEW Suicide Prevention Summit may be interested in having a resource booth. The cost for a resource booth is $50.