Psychology Colloquium: Suicide Prevention for Youth from Communities of Color
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Dr. Sherry Molock, George Washington University
Suicide Prevention for Youth from Communities of Color
This presentation is designed to provide mental health practitioners and advocates with information on evidence-based suicide prevention strategies and methods for adolescents and young adults from communities of color. The session will focus on considering suicide prevention strategies that are culturally salient and relevant and explore how our own cultural backgrounds shape the therapeutic process.
- Learn new information about suicide prevention with focus on suicide prevention for youth from communities of color
- Apply knowledge about suicide prevention in ways that are culturally relevant to youth from communities of color
- Understand the importance of using a culturally salient approach in suicide prevention, risk assessment and referral practices
Dr. Yulia Chentsova-Dutton