Suicide Awareness Voices of Education “SAVE” – Wed, Mar 15, 6:30pm, HCH Library
Suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death for 15-24 yr. old Americans (CDC). SAVE is one of the nation’s first organizations dedicated to the prevention of suicide. Through raising public awareness, educating communities, and equipping every person with the right tools, we know we can SAVE lives.
- National Statistics on Suicide Annuals, Gender and Age Disparities
- Most common at risk populations
- Warning signs
- Suicide FAQ’s
- Community resources to use
Jennifer graduated from Southern CT State University’s Bachelors of Social Work Program and Fordham University’s Accelerated Master of Social Work Program. She worked at Yale Child Study Center, was Program Director at the Village for Children and Families. She now has a private practice, treating individuals suffering from mental health disorders, and consulting families.