2021 Wyoming Suicide Prevention Symposium
We hope you will join us this September as we acknowledge Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.
There is no need to register, no cost, and sessions are welcome to all.
We will be meeting virtually via Zoom for all sessions. All sessions will be recorded and available on our website on September 24th.
To link to a Zoom session or save it to your calendar click on the title of the session below.
September 23, 2021
Meeting ID: 892 0674 3531
Join us to learn about how three Wyoming counties are approaching suicide prevention.
Presented by: Brittany Wardle – Laramie County Community Prevention Specialist, Kristi Lipp – Weston County Community Prevention Specialist, and Wendy Morris – Park County Community Prevention Specialist
10:00 – 10:50 AM: Wyoming LifeLine – Our First Year and Looking to the Future
Meeting ID: 859 0505 0552
Join us for a look back at Wyoming LifeLine’s first year and what’s to come in the future.
Presented by: Ralph Nieder-Westermann – Director of Wyoming LifeLine
11:00 – 11:50 AM: Transition to 988
Meeting ID: 872 0269 5013
Learn about the transition to 988 and what it means for Wyoming and suicide prevention.
Presented by: Lindsay Martin – Wyoming Injury and Violence Prevention Program Manager
Meeting ID: 812 7238 8907
Presented by: Jeff Henne – President of The Henne Group
2:00 – 2:50 PM: Healing Conversations
Meeting ID: 836 8212 7449
Join us while the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) – Wyoming presents and discusses the Healing Conversations program.
Presented by: Bill Hawley and Joann Stadle – AFSP – Wyoming
Meeting ID: 882 2294 3481
Local youth will discuss lived experience and personal encounters of red flags, signs, and risk factors that may have been missed by educators, mental health providers, medical providers, etc. Each risk factor will be met with county, state, and national resources that youth voices have personally experienced offering light and hope
Presented by: Arianna Fischer and Avery Frankhouse
Meeting ID: 875 9052 2688
Join us to learn about this exciting initiative as we discuss identifying persons at risk, care transitions, and access to lethal means.
Presented by: Jen Davis – Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Gordon and Lindsay Martin – Wyoming Injury and Violence Prevention Program Manager