Welcome to the California Suicide Prevention Network (CSPN) – Southern California Region, serving San Diego, Imperial, Riverside, Orange, and San Bernardino Counties. Through the CSPN, we will bring together stakeholders to identify needs and develop actionable steps to reduce suicide and its devastating consequences. We will host quarterly meetings throughout our region to provide you with the most current suicide prevention information, identify needs, develop best practices, network, and connect you with suicide prevention resources in your communities. We look forward to working together with you to better connect individuals, organizations, and communities with the most up to date information about suicide and suicide prevention resources.
REMINDER our eighth and FINAL Southern California regional taskforce meeting is next week! Monday, June 30 from 10:00am – 2:00pm at Orange County Department of Education Address: 200 Kalmus Drive – Costa Mesa CA 92626
REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN. If you would like to attend register at www.cspn-socal.com/events . This is a FREE event! Our focus will be Media + Suicide Prevention and Best Practices.
Location Information: Parking will be available no special permits or passes required (first come, first serve). Lunch will be provided. Thank you in advance for your support!
1. Keynote Speaker – Anara Guard: Senior Advisor- Know the Signs Campaign
Speaker Biography: Ms. Anara Guard has worked in suicide and injury prevention since 1993. She is an injury and violence prevention consultant and serves as a subject matter expert to “Know the Signs,” the California statewide social marketing campaign to reduce suicide. She also advises the San Diego County “It’s Up to Us” campaign, and has consulted to the Kansas and California health departments, Drexel University School of Public Health, and Gallup, Inc. Anara serves as chair of the Safe Kids California advisory board. Previously, she was deputy director of the national Suicide Prevention Resource Center at EDC, Inc where she worked for six years.
2. Directing Change–Screening of Winning Videos for Orange County, Imperial County, San Bernardino County, San Diego County, Riverside County
3. Lunch and Networking
4. Best Practices Update and Next Steps
Look forward to seeing you all there! Thanks for your continued dedication and support to suicide prevention!
SAVE THE DATE!!!
Our eight and final CSPN Taskforce meeting is scheduled for June 30, 2014 from 10am-2pm in Orange County at the
Orange County Dept. of Education
200 Kalmus Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
NOTE: Online Registration is open!!! Register now.
Focus: This eighth taskforce meeting will take a closer look at Media in Suicide Prevention efforts in the South Region. The agenda is currently being developed and will be available once finalized.
Purpose: The California Suicide Prevention Network (CSPN) brings together stakeholders throughout the state to identify needs and develop actionable steps to reduce suicide and its devastating consequences. We will host quarterly meetings throughout our region to provide you with the most current suicide prevention information, identify needs, develop best practices, network, and connect you with suicide prevention resources in your communities.
Who Should Attend: San Diego, Imperial, Riverside, Orange, and San Bernardino County stakeholders from schools, workplaces, faith-based organizations, ethnic and LGBT community groups, law enforcement and other first responders, medical professionals, older adult providers, mental health and substance abuse professionals, social services organizations, military and VA, media, crisis lines, consumers, family members, and other mental health and suicide prevention advocates.
Lunch will be served.
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