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Northeast Wisconsin Suicide Prevention
Virtual Summit

The Language of Suicide

Thursday, October 22, 2020

An All-Day Conference
8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Cost: $129
Time Session Topic/Presenter  
8:30-9:30 a.m. Session 1 For the Youth, by the Youth, presentation by Judah Njoroge
The Narcissistic Family, presentation by Mindy Roth
9:45-10:45 a.m. Session 2 Suicidal Intrusive Thoughts: What They Mean, What They Don't, presented by Aaron Harvey  
11 a.m.-12 p.m. Session 3 Exploring the Concept of Self-Care, presented by Laura Yochelson  
12:30-1:30 p.m. Session 4 How to Answer Questions from Teens About Mental Illness, presented by Marc Fein  
1:45-2:45 p.m. Session 5 The Power of Language to Combat the Suicide Pandemic, presented by Dr. Raghu Kiran Appasani   
3-3:30 p.m. Conclusion Time for Q & A, presented by Barb Bigalke and Aaron Wanserski, Center for Suicide Awareness  

Presentations will be recorded for the convenience of attendees.


If you have any questions or would like to talk with us about an existing or current program, please don't hesitate to reach out to Teri Zuege-Halvorsen, Area Director. 


Continuing Education 6 CEHs/.6 CEUs

In addition to handouts and other materials, continuing education credit hours and units will be provided and can be used for social workers, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, nursing home administrators, and other health and human service professionals.

Presented in partnership by:

Center for Suicide Awareness
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh