Suicide Prevention Conference taking place this week in Owensboro
The annual Suicide Prevention Coalition conference kicks off Thursday, April 23, 2015 with the presentation, The Invisible Front: Tough Talk.
This featured presentation is free to the public and explores the unforgettable story of a military family that lost two sons—one to suicide and the other to combat - and how the family channeled their grief into fighting the armed forces suicide epidemic as told through the eyes of parents, Major General Mark and Carol Graham.
You are invited to join the Graham's as they help listeners understand the human cost of war and its lingering effects off the battlefield.
On Friday April 24, 2015 the conference will host William “Bill” Schmitz, Jr., President of the American Association of Suicidology, who will address a number of topics related to suicide prevention and treatment including case studies, facts and statistics.
The Suicide Prevention Conference takes place April 23-24 at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital auditorium.
The conference is presented by the Owensboro Regional Suicide Prevention Coalition; for more information visit their website to register.